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Lesbia Del Socorro
Lesbia Del Carmen is 33 years old. Her economic activity is buying and selling salt. In addition to this business, she also sells shingles, which are very useful products in these regions, because most people build their houses with good materials, and shingles are one of the main products they need. However, selling salt is currently her most successful business. She is a very enterprising woman who has provided her 2 children with everything they need to get an education and enjoy good opportunities. She is requesting the current loan in order to invest the funds in her business, since a favorable season is coming up. Her desire is to get ahead and continue making progress.
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Lesbia Del Carmen tiene 33 años de edad, por lo que su actividad económica es la compra y venta de sal, además de dedicarse a este negocio ella vende teja que son productos muy útiles en estos departamentos, porque la mayoría de las personas cuando construyen sus casas lo realizan con materiales favorables y las tejas son unos de los productos importantes. Pero actualmente su negocio más potencial es la venta de sal, por lo que es una mujer muy emprendedora y además les ha proporcionado a sus 2 hijos lo necesario para que pudieran estudiar y tener las posibilidades necesarias. Ella solicita este financiamiento para invertirlo en su negocio ya que se aproxima una buena temporada. Su deseo es salir adelante y seguirse superando.

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
  • 67
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,075,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 20.9
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $725 helped Lesbia Del Socorro working capital.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 20, 2010
Feb 1, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 16, 2010