Susana Filomena has worked with Kiva partner Fundación León 2000 for a long time as she has been a very responsible client. She has earned her living selling soft drinks, pop, and juice for more than 12 years. The majority of her customers know that she is a charismatic person, and at the same time she is serious and responsible. Her home contains all the basics; her greatest wish is to continue expanding her business. The loan she is seeking will be used to buy fruit juices, soft drinks, natural drinks etc.
Susana Filomena tiene mucho tiempo de trabajar con Fundación León 2000. Por lo que ha sido una persona muy responsable. Ella se dedica a la venta de refrescos, gaseosas y jugos. Tiene más de 12 años de poseer este negocio, en donde la mayoría de sus clientes conocen el buen carisma de Susana. En lo particular doña Susana es una persona seria y responsable, tiene en su casa lo necesario y su mayor deseo es seguir creciendo con su negocio. El crédito que solicita es para la compra de jugos, gaseosas, refrescos naturales, entre otros.
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).