Elizabeth Del Carmen is 39 years old. Her business is the sale of clothing and CDs. This is not the first time she has obtained a loan from Fundación (local lending institution). Her previous loans were of great help to her. She is a woman who enjoys her work since it pays for her family's daily sustenance. Also, she sells her products every day. Her dream is to expand her business; therefore, she requests this loan to purchase inventory. She has always repaid her loans in a very responsible manner.
Elizabeth Del Carmen tiene 39 años, su actividad económica es la venta de ropa y CD. Esta no es la primera vez que tiene financiamientos con Fundación, por lo que ha sido de gran ayuda. Es una mujer que disfruta de su trabajo pues le proporciona el alimento diario a su familia, así mismo diariamente vende sus productos. Su sueño es ver crecer sus negocios, por eso es por eso que solicita este crédito para la compra de materia prima necesaria para su negocio. Ella ha demostrado que es una mujer muy responsable con sus cuotas.
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).