Rigoberto, married and 70 years old, from the city of Chinandega, works in the sale of general merchandise. Rigoberto started his business when he retired as he had worked many years in order to be able to have his own business. The business is located in his home, and with much effort he has been able to get ahead and introduce new merchandise to satisfy his clients. Through financing, he has been able to complete his dreams and his goals such as improving his home and investing in his business, by buying merchandise such as: men's and women's pants, shirts, blouses, t-shirts, underwear, and children's clothes among other items.
Rigoberto casado con 70 años de edad del municipio de chinandega tiene por actividad economica de venta de meracaderia en general, rigoberto inico su negocio cuando se julio ya que el esfuerzo de mucho años para tener una herramienta de trabajo propia, el negocio lo tiene ubicado en su casa de habitacion, con mucho esfuerzo ha venido superandose e introducion nueva mercaderia para sastifacion de la clientela, a traves del financiamiento ha podido cumplir sus sueños y metas como es mejora su vivienda e invertir en el negocio comprara mercaderia como: pantalones de hombre y mujer, casmisas, blusas, camisetas, ropa interior, ropa de niño entre, calzado de dama y hombre, 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).