Clara María is 35 years old. She is a very hard working woman who very much wants to move her family forward. She sells general merchandise like pants, cosmetics, footwear and other products. Most of her customers always request variety so she must find ways to please them. Because of this she’s asking for this loan to buy this merchandise. Clara is a very cheerful woman who enjoys doing this work every day.
Clara Maria tiene 35 años, es una mujer trabajadora que tiene muchos deseos de sacar adelante a su familia. Ella se dedica a la venta de mercadería en general como pantalones, cosméticos, calzado y otros productos. La mayoría de sus clientes siempre le solicitan variedad, por lo que ella tiene que buscar la forma de complacerlos. Es por eso que solicita este crédito para la compra de esta materia. Clara es una mujer muy alegre y disfruta de realizar esta actividad cada día.
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).