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Jannette Jamilet
Mrs. Jannette Jamileth is 36 years old, married, and has 3 children who are still minors. Her husband works as a teacher in a primary school. Jannette has a vehicle with which she offers taxi services in all urban areas of the city of Leon. She and her husband bought this taxi when he received compensation from the loss of his last job. The objective was to have an income while he continued to look for work.

Later, he found work but noting that the earnings from the taxi were good, they decided to continue with the business. Jannette will use this loan to perform repairs and maintenance on the vehicle, in order to offer better service.

One challenge she faces is that the offer of transport exceeds demand. Her dream is to acquire another vehicle in order to have a larger income.
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La señora Jannette Jamileth tiene 36 años de edad, es casada y tiene 3 hijos menores de edad. Su esposo labora como docente en una escuela de primaria. La señora tiene a un vehículo, el cual brinda servicio de transporte en todo el área urbana de la cuidad. Ella y su esposo compraron este taxi cuando a su esposo le dieron la liquidación de su último trabajo, el objetivo era tener un ingreso para mientras volvía a conseguir trabajo. Después encontró trabajo pero observaron que las ganancias del taxi eran buenas, por lo que decidieron continuar con el negocio. Ella desea este crédito con el propósito de brindarle un mantenimiento y reparaciones al vehículo, para brindar un mejor servicio. Un reto que tiene a diario, es que la oferta de transporte es mayor que la demanda. Su sueño es llegar a adquirir otro vehículo para tener un mayor ingreso.

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
  • 72
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,049,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 21.3
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $475 helped Jannette Jamilet pERFORMING REPAIRS AND MAINTENENCE ON HER TAXI.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 18, 2010
Jun 12, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 15, 2011