Brenda Maria is 32 years old. She is single and has no children. Her business activities are transportation service (taxi) and general merchandise. She has been selling as a walking vendor for 8 years. She wants a loan to buy replacement parts for her taxi and to invest in general merchandise such as pants, shirts, shorts, blouses, sheets, shoes, towels, sets of sheets, and other items.
Brenda Maria de 32 años de edad soltera sin hijos, tiene por, actividad economica servicio de transporte selectivo ( taxi) y mercaderia en general, desde hace 8 años, el cual esta ubicado de forma ambulante, el financiamiento lo quiere para comprar repuesto para la unidad de taxi e invertir en mercaderia en general como: pantalones, camisas, short, blusas, sabanas, zapatos, toallas, jugos de sabanas 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).
A loan of $1,275 helped Brenda Maria to buy replacement parts for her taxi and invest in general merchandise such as pants, shirts, shorts, blouses, sheets, shoes, towel, and sheet sets, among other items.