Petrona de Jesús is a hard-working woman who works in the micro-industry of soy-based food. She has been working in this business for the last 10 years, selling soy-based foods from her home, and three years ago she started a small level of trading, with a stand at the market in San Judas.
She will invest the loan in buying soy, cinnamon and sugar.
Petrona de Jesús es una mujer trabajadora quien se dedica a la microindustria de alimentos de soya. Este negocio lo inicio hace 10 años vendiendo alimentos de soya en su casa y desde hace tres años inicio con la pequeña industria y tiene su puesto en el mercado de San Judas.
El préstamo lo invertirá en soya, canela y azúcar.
Located in Central America, ADIM is a small microfinance institution with a strong social focus. In the saturated microfinance market of Nicaragua, ADIM stands out for its emphasis on the holistic development of women as well as its provision of responsible financial services. Founded in 1989 by a small group of Nicaraguan women, this institution has remained true to its initial goal of providing its clients (90% of which are women) with an opportunity for economic growth, in addition to personal and professional empowerment. Supporting an ADIM borrower means contributing not only to the continued offering of the socially conscious services it provides, but also to the sustainable growth of a truly unique microfinance institution.