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Imelda has been a teacher at a school in the city of León for five years. She leaves the house at 6.30am and works from 6.50am until 12.15pm, Monday to Friday. Imelda is a mother to five children. She works in order to support her family.

Imelda is applying to Ceprodel for a loan that she will use to buy building materials such as purlins and zinc. These materials will allow her to make improvements to the roof of her home, providing both her and her family more comfort, and improving their quality of life.
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La Señora Imelda, es docente de uno de los colegios de la ciudad de León, desde hace cinco años. Sale de su casa a las 6:30 am e inicia sus labores desde 06:50 pm hasta las 12:15 pm este horario de lunes a viernes, es madre de 5 hijos. Realiza estas labores para el sustento de su familia.

El crédito que solicito la señora Imelda a Ceprodel será utilizado para comprar materiales de construcción tales como: Perlines y zinc lo cual le permitirá realizar mejoras al techo de su vivienda brindándole un mejor confort tanto para ella como a su familia y mejorando su calidad de vida.

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
  • 70
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,754,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 25.6
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Imelda to buy purlins and zinc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
18 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 19, 2013
Oct 12, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2014