Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Benita Engracia
Benita, 58, is originally from San Marcos. She is a widow and the mother of four children who are all adults. She works as a vendor selling groceries. She started this business several years ago, selling cooked beans. With the money she made, she slowly began buying soft drinks and other products to sell. Now, she is able to maintain her business thanks to these efforts. She offers a variety of products at her store. Her goal is to turn this grocery store into a general store where she can sell all kinds of products.

She is requesting this loan to buy basic grains such as rice, cooking oil, beans, and more in order to grow her business. She thinks this loan will help her meet her customers' demands and increase her income. Her future plans is to keep growing her product diversity.
View original language description ↓
Doña Benita es originaria de la ciudad de San Marcos, viuda y madre de cuatro hijos ya independientes. Tiene 58 años de edad. Es de oficio comerciante, se dedica al negocio de pulpería. Inicio este negocio hace varios años, vendiendo frijoles cocidos y con las ganancias obtenida poco a poco iba comprando golosinas para vender y otros productos. Hoy en día ha logrado mantener su negocio en pie, gracias a sus esfuerzos ofrece una variedad de productos en su pulpería. Su meta próxima es convertir su pulpería en una miscelánea donde pueda ofrecer toda clase de productos. Solicita el crédito para comprar granos básicos como: arroz, aceite, frijoles entre otros, con el fin de aumentar su negocio. Estima que el crédito le ayudara a cumplir con la demanda de los clientes e incrementar sus ganancias. Su plan futuro es seguir creciendo en la diversidad de sus productos.


About Nicaragua

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 71
    View loans »
    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,767,775
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Benita Engracia to buy rice, cooking oil, beans, and other products.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 28, 2013
Nov 23, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 17, 2014