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Mrs. Josefa L. has been selling vegetables in the Israel Lewites market for 18 years. She markets the products in her stand, where her clients visit to buy vegetables.

With great effort, she has started her business and has succeeded in going forward, supporting her family, which is made up of her 5 children. Today, she has succeeded in improving her business and, as a result, she has come to Ceprodel to continue improving her business. Both she and the family that she loves will benefit greatly from this loan.

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En el mercado Israel Lewites de la ciudad de Managua, la señora Josefa L. desde 18 años se dedica al negocio de la venta de verduras las cuales las comercializa en su propio tramo donde es visitada por sus clientes para comprar las verduras.

Con gran esfuerzo se ha desarrollado en el negocio y ha logrado salir adelante manteniendo su familia compuesta por sus 5 hijos. Hoy en día como todo negocio en desarrollo ha logrado mejorarlo y es por este motivo que ha acudido a Ceprodel para continuar con el mejoramiento de dicho negocio. Con este crédito se beneficia tanto él como su familia a la que tanto ama.

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
  • 46
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $26,238,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Josefa to buy vegetables.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 14, 2008
Oct 31, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 15, 2009