Hilaria Úrsula sells fruit and vegetables. She’s been in business over 12 years. She is a street vendor. Most of her customers are happy with the good products she offers.
The loan is to buy coconuts, mangoes, oranges, melons, watermelons and other fruit. She has known how to stay in business thanks to its good administration which hasn’t been easy with all the challenges she has faced, like health issues. However, despite this she knows she has to always work.
Hilaria Úrsula se dedica a la venta de frutas y verduras. Tiene más de 12 años en este negocio. Ella tiene su negocio de manera ambulante, la mayoría de sus clientes se encuentran felices de los buenos productos que ofrece. El crédito es para la compra de cocos, mangos, naranjas, melones, sandias y otras frutas. Ha sabido mantener el negocio por la buena administración ya que no ha sido fácil con todos los desafíos que ha enfrentado como es la salud, pero a pesar de eso sabe que tiene que trabajar todos los inicios.
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).