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La Vista Del Angel Group
In this Group: Maria Andrea, Mersedes Isabel, Aura Estela

Update on La Vista Del Angel Group

The La Vista del Angel (Vision of the Angel) group is formed of three hardworking and responsible women. The coordinator of the group is Maria Andrea, 40 years old, single. She sells caramels and different kinds of clothing in a traveling manner and from her home. She has been doing this for nine years. She is requesting the loan to invest in clothing merchandise such as shirts, women's jeans, men's jeans, lycra, camisoles, dresses for girls, suits for boys, etc.

This is the second loan cycle with this institution for her business, and with the previous loan, the member earned better revenue. This allowed her to reinvest in the products with highest demand from the population.

The other members are Mercedes, and she sells clothes and cosmetics in the streets of her community. The other member is Aura, 58 years old. She butchers pigs and then makes products from them such as nactamales (like tamales), pork rinds, and fried things. This has allowed her to get better profit margins.
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El grupo solidario La vista del Ángel quien está conformado por tres señoras trabajadoras y responsables. La coordinadora del grupo es la señora María Andrea de 40 anos de edad, soltera, quien se dedica a la venta de cajetas y diferentes tipos de ropa de manera ambulante y en su domicilio desde hace nueve años; solicita el crédito para la inversión en mercadería de ropa como es camisetas, jean para damas, jean para caballeros, licras, talladores, vestidos para niñas, trajes para niños, etc., este es el segundo ciclo que la institución le brinda financiamiento para su negocio y con el crédito anterior la socia obtuvo mayores ganancias lo que le permitió reinvertir en los productos que más demanda tiene por parte de la población. Las otras socias son las señoras, Mercedes y se dedica a la comercialización de ropa y cosméticos en las calles de su comunidad. La otra socia es la señora Aura de 58 años de edad, ella se dedica a destazar cerdos y luego realizar derivados de el como es nacatamales, chicharrón, fritos, lo que le ha permitido obtener mayores márgenes de ganancias.

Previous Loan Details

The group coordinator is Sra. María. She is a 40-year-old single mother with two daughters (ages 20 and 18). María sells new clothing for adults, as well as candy. She is the only one responsible for her business. Not having any assistance, María was motivated to apply for a loan from ADIM so... More from La Vista Del Angel Group's previous loan »

Additional Information

About ADIM

Located in Central America, ADIM is a small microfinance institution with a strong social focus. In the saturated microfinance market of Nicaragua, ADIM stands out for its emphasis on the holistic development of women as well as its provision of responsible financial services. Founded in 1989 by a small group of Nicaraguan women, this institution has remained true to its initial goal of providing its clients (90% of which are women) with an opportunity for economic growth, in addition to personal and professional empowerment. Supporting an ADIM borrower means contributing not only to the continued offering of the socially conscious services it provides, but also to the sustainable growth of a truly unique microfinance institution.

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.

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Nicaragua

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 51
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $26,418,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 26.0
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of La Vista Del Angel Group's $825 loan helped a member to purchase clothing merchandise such as shirts, women's jeans, men's jeans, children's outfits, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 8, 2014
Aug 2, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 17, 2015
This photo was used before for a previous loan for La Vista Del Angel Group. It was first posted on Kiva on Mar, 2014. Learn More