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Lydia De Fatima
Lydia De Fátima is 48 years old. She has been selling cosmetics and shoes for more than three years. Lydia is always looking for ways to improve her income so that she can support her two dependent children. She has a good customer base that is always requesting the fine products she offers.

Lydia sells her merchandise as a traveling vendor and from her home. The loan she is requesting will be used to buy products such as perfumes, crèmes, shampoos, treatments, powders, and lip pencils. Her dream is to continue improving her income each day.

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Lydia De Fátima tiene 48años, su actividad económica es la venta de cosméticos y calzado, por lo que tiene más de 3 años pues siempre está buscando la amera de mejorar sus ingresos para mantener a sus 2 hijos que están a su cargo. Cuenta con una buena clientela que siempre esta pidiéndole buenos productos ya que los ofrece ambulante y en su vivienda. El financiamiento que solicita es para la compra de materia prima como perfumes, cremas, shampoo, tratamientos, polvos y lápiz labial. Sueña con seguir mejorando sus ingresos cada día.

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
  • 83
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,447,400
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 21.5
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $425 helped Lydia De Fatima purchase perfumes, crèmes, shampoos, treatments, powders, and lip pencils.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 28, 2010
Aug 9, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 16, 2011