Juan Antonio is 19 years old. He lives with his parents and has been working since he was 16. Currently, he does contract jobs, working with Gypsum (a mineral). He is studying in a 5-year program for systems engineering and his parents help him to pay for his university studies. Now, Juan Antonio has almost finished his degree. He is requesting a loan in order to pay for a course that is required in order for him to graduate, as well as to make some outstanding tuition payments. These payments must be submitted before he can enroll in the mandatory course for graduation. It is very important to Juan Antonio to finish his degree requirements and be able to search for a good job. He wants to help his family and use his education to contribute to his community.
El joven Juan Antonio de 19 años de edad, vive con sus padres, empezó a trabajar desde los 16, ahora se desempeña realizando trabajos de gypsum por contrato, estudia la carrera de ingeniería de sistemas con cinco años de duración, sus papas le apoyan para los pagos universitarios ahora Juan esta por culminar su carrera y desde ya está solicitando apoyo de crédito para pagar su curso de titulación y pagos que ha tenido retrasado de la universidad ya que si no está solvente no podrá ingresar al curso, para el es muy importante culminar su carrera para buscar un buen empleo y ayudar a su familia y aportar sus conocimientos a la comunidad.
This loan is administered by AFODENIC, La Asociación para el Fomento al Desarrollo Nicaragua, a Kiva Field Partner based in Managua, Nicaragua. Founded in 1999, AFODENIC was created to promote the socio-economic and cultural development of sectors that are excluded from commercial banking. Integrating economic and human resources, AFODENIC offers affordable and adaptable financial services aimed at strengthening the family unit of their clients, who include students, producers, and micro- and small entrepreneurs from rural and urban areas. AFODENIC is a socially responsible institution engaged in society and making a positive impact on its professional partners and communities.
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