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Maria Eugenia
Maria is a 55-year-old hard-working woman who started her business about six years ago. She works at her store from 6 a.m. until 9 p.m., and most of her customers are very aware of the painstaking attention she provides. She is grateful for how noticeably her business has progressed at her age and feels that it has provided her with a lot of help. With the loan, she plans to purchase basic grains, soups, canned goods, detergents, bread, soft drinks, juices and milk. Her biggest goal is to have a bigger store and to finish her home in order to provide the best for her family.
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Maria Eugenia de 55 años, es una mujer trabajadora que inicio su actividad hace 6 años. Ella trabaja en su negocio desde las 6 de la mañana hasta las 9 de la noche, ya que la mayoría de sus clientes saben muy bien la atención tan esmerada que ofrece, se siente agradecida por como su negocio ha progresado notablemente a su edad, siente que este negocio le ha brindado una gran ayuda. Con la ayuda del préstamo quiere comprar granos básicos, sopas, enlatados, detergentes, pan, refrescos, jugos y leche. Lo que más anhela es tener su negocio más grande y terminar su vivienda para darle lo mejor a su familia.

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
  • 81
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,384,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 22.2
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $650 helped Maria Eugenia to purchase basic grains, soups, canned goods, detergents, bread, soft drinks, juices and milk.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 18, 2011
Apr 29, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 15, 2012