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Yamina Del Socorro
Mrs. Yamina del Socorro Martínez Murguía is a single mother and a go-getter. She has 8 children 4 of which are grown and 4 are still young. Mrs. Yamina owns a taxi, which travels the city, because this is where she has a permit to operate. She has been in this business of driving a taxi for 10 years, she has always been fighting to get her children ahead in spite of the difficulties that have faced her, she has been able to give them all that is necessary. She is very happy with the work that she has since without it she would not be able to provide food every day. Her biggest dream is to be able to work as an owner of her own restaurant.
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La señora Yamina del Socorro Martínez Murguía es madre luchadora y soltera, tiene 8 hijos 4 de ellos ya mayores de edad y 4 hijos son menores. La señora Yamina es poseedora de un taxi, el cual sale a circular a la ciudad. Por lo que es aquí en donde tiene permiso de operación. Ella ya tiene 10 años con este negocio de taxi, por lo que siempre ha luchado para salir adelante con sus hijos a pesar de los difíciles problemas que han enfrentado pues a sus hijos logro ofrecerle todo lo necesario. Ella está muy feliz con el trabajo que realiza pues sin él no tendría lo necesario para comer todos los días. El mayor sueño es llegar a trabajar como propietaria de su propio restaurante.

Additional Information

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).

About Nicaragua

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 104
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $24,739,175
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 20.5
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $600 helped Yamina Del Socorro working capital.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 4, 2009
Sep 17, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 16, 2010