Danelia De Los Ángeles is 35 years old. Her business is selling general merchandise. She has been in this business for more than two years. She started out as she needed to find new income for herself and her family. Danelia feels happy because this experience is very comforting. This is not the first time that she has taken out a loan.
Danelia has two children aged 5 and 15. Every day she teaches them values and to work hard. The purpose of this loan is to buy clothes, perfume, creams, lipsticks, powders, underwear, and gold- and silver-plated jewelry.
Danelia De Los Ángeles tiene 35 años, su actividad es la venta de mercadería en general. Hace más de 2 años que tiene este negocio, inicio por la necesidad de buscar nuevos ingresos para ella y su familia. Ella se siente contenta porque esta experiencia es muy reconfortante pues no es la primera vez que realiza financiamientos. Tiene 2 hijos de 5 y 15 años respectivamente a quienes diariamente les enseña valores y trabajar arduamente. El motivo del crédito es para la compra de ropa, perfumes, cremas, lápiz labial, polvos, ropa interior, prendas de oro laminado y plata.
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).