Ana Cesilia sells general merchandise. She has three children, but only supports one of them. She began her business 11 years ago. She has to get up early to go out each day and sell her products. Her enthusiasm for working and helping her family get ahead in life have made Ana devoted to her business.
She is applying for a loan to buy towels, sheets, footwear, cosmetics, handbags and clothing. She wishes to expand her inventory, and also wants to start another business.
Ana Cesilia ella se dedica a la venta de mercadería en general. Tiene 3 pero solamente uno de sus hijos esta bajo su cargo. Inicio hace 11 años con esta actividad, tiene que levantarse temprano para salir a ofrecer cada día sus productos. El entusiasmo de trabajar y sacar a su familia delante es lo que ha hecho que Ana este pendiente de su negocio. El financiamiento que solicita es para la compra de toallas, sabanas, calzado, cosméticos, bolsos y ropa en general. Ella desea ampliar su inventario también quiere obtener otro negocio.
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).