Sergio José is 37 and married. He has two dependent children. He has had previous experience with loans.
He has been offering barber services for over seven years. He started his business because his friends suggested it. Sergio has know how to cut hair perfectly since he was 20. Upon seeing that he did it very well, he decided to establish his own barbershop.
In the future he plans to expand his shop a little more in order to accommodate more customers and get more earnings. The loan is to buy certain products that he needs for his business.
Sergio José tiene 37 años, es un hombre casado. Tiene 2 hijos a su cargo. Anteriormente ya había tenido la experiencia con los financiamientos. Su actividad económica es ofrecer los servicios de barbería. Hace más de 7 años que se dedica a este negocio. Su negocio inicia por sugerencias de amigos porque desde la edad de 20 años Sergio sabía perfectamente cortar pelo y al ver que lo hacía muy bien decide establecer su propia barbería, el tiene pensado en futuro ampliar un poco mas su local para alojar a mas clientes y obtener más ganancias. Este financiamiento lo realiza con el fin de comprar ciertos productos necesarios en su negocio.
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).