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Alberto is from Somoto and is the father of three adult children on their own. He is 66 years old and is a very hardworking man and this has allowed him to get ahead in life. His goal is to have a sanitary and clean home. He is asking for this loan to sanitize his home so that he can have sanitary conditions. He estimates that this loan will be helpful and he will be able to have a secure home. His plans for the future are to continue making home improvements.
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Don Alberto es originario de la ciudad de Somoto, padre de tres hijos ya independientes. Tiene 66 años de edad. Es un hombre muy trabajador, lo que le ha permitido salir adelante en su vida. Su meta es tener su vivienda con una red sanitaria adecuada y limpia. Solicita el crédito para saneamiento de su vivienda, con el fin de obtener un hogar con las mejores condiciones sanitarias. Estima que el crédito será beneficioso ya que tendrá una vivienda segura. Su plan futuro es seguir mejorando las condiciones en su hogar.

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About Nicaragua

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 61
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $26,432,925
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $750 helped Alberto to sanitize his home.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 26, 2013
Dec 13, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 17, 2015