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Secundino Antonio

Update on Secundino Antonio

Don Secundino is a client who has had 14 consecutive loans. He is a hard-working man who strives to help his family get ahead. His children are already grown and independent. His wife is in charge of keeping the house in order while Don Secundino works as a guard. He is requesting this loan to finish constructing a room that he has been waiting to complete. He needs to purchase cement, blocks, sand, and iron to complete his goal of creating more space and comfort in his home for the well-being of his family.
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Don Secundino es un cliente que lleva 14 créditos consecutivos, un hombre muy trabajador que lucha y sale adelante ayudando a su familia, sus hijos ya son grandes independientes la esposa se encarga de poner el orden en el hogar mientras don Secundino labora como vigilante, este crédito lo solicita para terminar de construir un cuarto que dejo sin concluir necesita comprar cemento, bloques, arena, hierro para concluir su objetivo de darle más espacio y comodidad a su hogar para el bienestar de la familia.

Previous Loan Details

Secundino, 63, is the father of five lovely children, one of whom is still in his care. He works as a security guard, which is a job requiring much sacrifice and responsibility. He also has an extra income because he is retired. His goal up until now has been to improve his house, and with the... More from Secundino Antonio's previous loan »

Additional Information


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.

Supporting a borrower through AFODENIC contributes to the pursuit of innovation in mitigating poverty in Nicaragua. Visit AFODENIC’s partner page for more information.

Concurrent and Successive Loans

Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.

This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.

About Nicaragua

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 38
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $26,391,875
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 24.3
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $425 helped Secundino Antonio to purchase cement, blocks, sand, and iron.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 31, 2013
Feb 5, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 18, 2014