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In the community of Ciudad Sandino in the city of Managua, señor Marvin V. works as a farmer in a town called San Cayetano. Her strives every day to get ahead and provide food for his family, which is made up of his wife and kids. The only reason señor Marvin has come to Ceprodel is to receive the benefit of a credit so he can purchase calves to raise. This will benefit him a lot because if he raises livestock and farms at the same time, he can continue to support his home which needs his help so much.
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En el municipio de Ciudad Sandino de la ciudad de Managua el señor Marvin V. se dedica a su actividad agropecueria en una comunidad llamada San Cayetano donde a diario se esfuerza por salir adelante y llevar el sustento a su familia compuesta por su cónyuge e hijos.

La razón única por la que el señor Marvin ha acudido a Ceprodel es para ser beneficiado con un crédito para la actividad agropecuaria como lo es la compra de terneras para su desarrollo y crianza. Esta le servirá de mucho beneficio porque al dedicarse a la crianza de ganado y a la vez a la agricultura logra continuar con el mantenimiento de su hogar que tanto necesita de su apoyo.

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
  • 63
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $26,432,925
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.8
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $325 helped Marvin to purchase calves.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 16, 2009
Mar 19, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2010