Update on Ana LilianAna has opted for a new loan because she has the opportunity to invest more in her pumpkin and corn crops. This will make it possible for her to pay for land rental to do the planting and also to buy seeds, manure, herbicide, insecticide and pest poison to generate a good crop yield. Her previous loan helped her to improve her income because it made it possible for her to cultivate a ‘manzana’ [Central American unit of land measurement] of corn. Her economic condition has improved and her family situation remains stable.
El crédito anterior le ayudo a mejorar sus ingresos, ya que le permitió cultivar una manzana de tierra de maíz. Las condiciones económicas han mejorado y las circunstancias familiares se mantienen igual.
Previous Loan DetailsAna is 39 years old. She lives with her husband and they have two children. One is 22 years old and the other is 20. Ana’s husband earns a living with agriculture and their children, along with her, collaborate on this activity. She is requesting a loan for the purchase of fertilizer, herbici... More from Ana Lilian's previous loan »
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.
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid
- Repayment Term
- 14 months (Additional Information)
- Repayment Schedule
- Apr 6, 2013
- Apr 18, 2013
- Currency Exchange Loss:
- Mar 17, 2014
Photo from previous loan
Kiva allows our Field Partners to re-use the same photo for individual borrowers that have been posted on Kiva's website once before in a 24 month period, and we allow them to re-use group photos for up to 24 months, provided that 80% of the current group's membership is represented.
Taking, collecting, and uploading photos of borrowers is one of the most challenging elements of using Kiva for our Field Partners. In order to make Kiva easier for Field Partners to use, we have allowed them to post successive and concurrent loans without taking a new photo of the borrower if the criteria above are met.