Janett del Socorro M. is a client of the Fundación León 2000. She is married, and has three children who depend on her. She is an efficient woman, and decided to work at this business because of the need to earn money for her family. She has been working at a grocery store for more than 35 years. Before, her mother was in charge of the business, and it was located inside her home. Now, after her mother's death, Janett decided to take over the business, which has lasted for generations. With this loan, she will be able to buy pop, juice, cigarettes, and candy. Her dream is to start a small restaurant to increase her income.
Janett del Socorro M. es cliente de Fundación León 2000. Es una mujer casada, tiene 3 hijos que dependen de ella. Janett es una mujer eficiente pues debido a la alta necesidad de generara ingresos para su familia decide incursionar en este negocio. Ella se dedica a una pulpería hace más de 35 años. Anteriormente su Mama era la que se encargaba del negocio, ubicada en su vivienda. Actualmente al fallecer su Mama decide hacerse cargo de este negocio que ha durado por generaciones. Con este financiamiento podrá comprar gaseosas, jugos, cigarrillos y golosinas en general. Por lo que su deseo es obtener un pequeño restaurante para incrementar un poco sus ingresos.
Fundación Leon 2000
This loan is administered by Fundación Leon 2000. Fundación Leon 2000 began operations in 1993 as the first microfinance institution to serve the western part of Nicaragua, a country which continues to be one of the poorest in the western hemisphere. Fundación Leon 2000 works to further the development of micro, small, and medium enterprises through credit services and management, applying the best credit industry practices and technical expertise. Additionally, Fundación Leon manages several business and financial education programs in the community, specifically for young entrepreneurs and at-risk youth. Fundación Leon 2000’s group of experienced and dedicated employees works in 7 offices in Leon, Chinandega, Chichigalpa, Somotillo, Jinotepe, El Sauce, and Nagarote and serves several thousand clients (the majority of whom are women).