Jimmy Santiago is 40 years old and provides a transport service. He has owned his business for more than five years. Jimmy is a very responsible person and he uses his income to provide his children with what they need. He would like to buy another truck which would help him to make more money for his household. The loan that Jimmy is currently requesting will be used to buy tires, headlamps, windows and other spare parts that his truck needs.
Jimmy Santiago tiene 40 años, su actividad es brindar el servicio de transporte. Desde hace más de 5 años que tiene este negocio, él es una persona muy responsable y disfruta de proporcionarle a sus hijos los ingresos necesarios. El desea obtener otro camión que le ayude a generar más ganancias a su hogar. El crédito que actualmente solicita es para la compra de llantas, focos, vidrios entre otros repuestos que su camión necesita.
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).