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Roberto Antonio

Update on Roberto Antonio

Roberto is a humble, hard-working man who lives is the municipality of La Concepcion. His main dream is to improve improve his living conditions and provide his family with a better future.

His wife helps with the household tasks and takes care of his children and he works on the land and has planted pineapple seeds, which need maintenance. With this loan he will buy supplies and fertilisers necessary to give his crops optimal care and maintenance. He will buy urea, fertilisers, etc.

He is grateful for the support that Afodenic and Kiva have offered.
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El señor Roberto hombre humilde, trabajador habita en el municipio de La Concepcion su mayor sueño es mejorar sus condiciones de Vida y darle a su familia un mejor porvenir, su esposa lo apoya con las tareas del hogar y el cuido de sus hijos, el se dedica al cultivo de la tierra actualmente tiene sembrada piña la cual necesita de Mantenimiento, con este credito el comprar los insumos y fertilizantes necesarios para darle un optimo Cuido y Mantenimiento comprara: Urea, Triple,Completo etc. Agradece el apoyo que Afodenic y Fondos Kiva le han brindado.

Previous Loan Details

Roberto is a resident of the municipality of Concepcion. Along with his wife, he has worked hard to be able to help his children get ahead and especially work towards his dream of improving their quality of life. He currently has a crop of pineapple, but as a result of the climate and the types o... More from Roberto 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
  • 41
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $26,366,175
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 24.9
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $625 helped Roberto Antonio to buy agricultural supplies.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 21, 2013
Jun 10, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2014
This photo was used before for a previous loan for Roberto Antonio. It was first posted on Kiva on Sep, 2012. Learn More