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Janet Nicolasa
Janet Nicolasa is 45 years old. Her business is the buying and selling of clothes. She has had her business more than 20 years. She is a young enterprising woman that loves to work and to support her family. The income that she earns from her business is destined for the family's finances. She requests a loan to purchase pants, interior clothing, t-shirts, skirts, and suits. Her greatest goal is to see her family progress and to gradually improve their quality of life. For this reason she has set out to work arduously and to pull through.
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Janet Nicolasa tiene 45 años, ella se dedica a la compra y venta de ropa. Hace más de 20 años que tiene este negocio, ella es una joven emprendedora le ha gustado trabajar para mantener a su familia. Los ingresos que percibe de esta actividad son para el sostenimiento de la economía de su familia. Solicita este crédito para la compra de pantalones, ropa interior, camisetas, faldas, camisolas y trajes. Su mayor anhelo es ver a su familia progresar y mejorar gradualmente su calidad de vida. Para ello se ha propuesto trabajar arduamente y seguir adelante.

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
  • 78
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,384,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 22.1
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $700 helped Janet Nicolasa to purchase clothing for resale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 21, 2011
Mar 11, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 22, 2012