Mayra Auxiliadora is 56 years old and a single mother. She has a business selling new clothes. She goes out every day to make sales and has been in this business for 5 years. She started her business when she didn't have a job.
Mayra has a good customer base. She makes some sales for cash and also offers goods on credit. She is requesting this loan to invest in buying merchandise since a good season is approaching. Her dream has always been to have a big business so that she can have the assets she needs for her household.
La señora Mayra Auxiliadora tiene 56 años, es madre soltera. La señora tiene un negocio de venta de ropa nueva. Ella sale todos los días ya tiene 5 años de tener este negocio, el cual dio inicio cuando ella no tenía trabajo. La señora posee buena clientela sus ventas son al contado y al crédito. Ella está solicitando este crédito para invertirlo en la compra de mercadería, ya que se acercan buenas fechas. Su sueño siempre ha sido tener un negocio grande para tener las disponibilidades necesarias para su hogar.
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).