Karla is 30. Her business is selling silver. She has been doing this for over three years. She is a very responsible woman who benefits from this lifestyle. Despite this being a very complicated business, she has been able to endure all of the setbacks that she has experienced. The majority of her customers are always requesting a variety of items. The loan that she is requesting is for the purchase of rings, earrings, chains, bracelets, and chokers, among other items.
Karla tiene 30 años, su negocio es la venta de plata. Hace más de 3 años que tiene esta actividad, es una mujer muy responsable que disfruta de su medio de vida. A pesar de ser una actividad muy complicada ha logrado sobrellevar los contratiempos que ha tenido la mayoría de sus clientes siempre le solicitan variedad en prendas. El financiamiento que solicita es para la compra de anillos, aretes, cadenas, pulseras, gargantillas 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).