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Marlon Lenin
Marlon is 37 years old. He is from the city of Somotillo. He is described as a hardworking, honest person with good habits. He is social, responsible and dedicated to his work and his family, made up of four children and his wife.

His has a metalworking and refrigeration workshop, and has been serving the public for 16 years. Now he has decided to replace his old machines with new ones. He has been using them for several years. That is why he went to the Ceprodel offices to ask for a loan to buy the following: a mitre saw (a machine that cuts metal); a polisher, a rock drill and a medium hammer. This will allow him to improve his work and offer his customers a better service.
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El Señor Marlon de 37 años, es originario de la ciudad Somotillo, se caracteriza por ser una persona trabajadora, honesta de buenas costumbres, social, responsable, dedicado a su trabajo y a su familia, formada por 4 hijos y su esposa.

Cuenta con un taller de metalúrgica y refrigeración, con 16 años de servicio ala población. Actualmente decidió reemplazar sus maquinas viejas por unas nuevas tiene varios años de utilizarlas, de tal manera que se presento a las oficinas de Ceprodel a solicitar un préstamo para la compra de estas; Tronzadora (maquina para cortar metal), Pulidora, Taladro roca martillo de media, esto para mejorar su trabajo y brindar un mejor servicio a sus clientes.

Additional Information


This loan is administered by Centro de Promocion del Desarrollo Local (CEPRODEL), one of Kiva’s larger partners in Central America. Founded in 1991 and based in Managua, Nicaragua, CEPRODEL specializes in the development and funding of housing cooperatives for traditionally marginalized communities, the provision of microfinance services to small businesses, and the promotion of innovative renewable energy projects. In addition, unlike many microfinance institutions in the area that have chosen to avoid the rural areas of the country due to the increased financial risk, CEPRODEL provides financial services to numerous clients in the agriculture and livestock industry. Supporting a borrower through CEPRODEL means contributing to the promotion and sustainability of this important work in Nicaragua.

About Nicaragua

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 63
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $26,432,925
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 24.4
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Marlon Lenin to buy machinery such as a mitre saw, a machine that cuts metal, a polisher, a rock drill and a medium hammer.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 22, 2013
Mar 5, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 18, 2014