Mayra Concepción is 36 years old; she works in a beauty parlor. She has worked on her business for over 8 years since she has always enjoyed being a very enterprising person and feels very happy having a mode of income for her home. She has 2 underage children under her care and they have taught her to earn a living in a humble way. Mayra works from 7 in the morning until 8 in the evening since she has customers that arrive late. This loan is to buy combs, brushes, oils, treatments, flat irons, dryers, shampoos and other products. Mayra hopes to buy her own home since she rents.
Mayra Concepción tiene 36 años, su actividad es brindar los servicios de sala de belleza. Tiene más de 8 años en este negocio, pues siempre le ha gustado ser una persona muy emprendedora y se siente contenta al tener un medio de ingreso para su hogar. Tiene 2 hijos menores de edad a su cargo siempre le enseña a saberse ganar la vida de la manera más humilde. Ella trabaja desde las 7 de la mañana hasta las 8 de la noche ya que tiene ciertos clientes que llegan tarde. Este crédito es para la compra de peines, cepillo, aceites, tratamientos, planchas, secadoras, shampoo entre otros productos. ella desea comprar su propia casa ya que alquila.
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).