Ada Zila sells general merchandise. She spends a lot of time doing this, since for her it is very important to offer her family their daily bread. She has had this business for over 16 years. She is a person who is always looking for a way to improve her income. Her two children who are under her care are always trying to get good grades as they are grateful for the sacrifice that their mother makes for them. This loan is for the purchase of pants, shoes and underwear, among other items.
Ada Zila se dedica a la venta de mercadería en general. Tiene mucho tiempo de obtener este medio de vida que para ella es muy importante para proporcionarle a su familia el alimento diario. Hace más de 16 años que tiene experiencia en este negocio, es una persona que siempre está buscando la forma de mejorar sus ingresos. Sus dos hijos que están a su cargo siempre buscan la forma de obtener buenas notas agradeciendo el sacrificio que su madre realiza. El crédito es para la compra de pantalones, calzado, ropa interior entre otras cosas.
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).