Doña Juana is a merchant who sells Avon cosmetics. In addition, she sells fried foods, like tacos and enchiladas, and natural sodas.
She started the Avon sales on her own initiative and to help her husband with the household expenses.
Previously, doña Juana made her living selling shell-fish door to door. Nevertheless, she has found a way to develop a business right in her home.
Her business requires a financial pool that would allow her to expand and improve her customer service.
Doña Juana is married and takes care of one son, who is currently in secondary school.
Doña Juana es comerciante de cosméticos de la marca avon, además de vender comidas fritas como tacos, enchilada y refrescos naturales.
Su idea de negocio nace por iniciativa propia y para apoyar a su esposo para solventar algunos gastos de su casa.
Antes se dedicaba a vender mariscos de casa en casa, sin embargo ella descubre en desarrollar un negocio ubicado en su casa de habitación.
Su negocio requiere de una fuente de financiamiento que permita ampliar y mejorar la atención a sus clientes.
Su estado civil es casada, y tiene a su cargo un hijo en actualmente estudia su secundaria.
This loan is administered by Centro de Promocion del Desarrollo Local (CEPRODEL), one of Kiva’s larger partners in Central America. Founded in 1991 and based in Managua, Nicaragua, CEPRODEL specializes in the development and funding of housing cooperatives for traditionally marginalized communities, the provision of microfinance services to small businesses, and the promotion of innovative renewable energy projects. In addition, unlike many microfinance institutions in the area that have chosen to avoid the rural areas of the country due to the increased financial risk, CEPRODEL provides financial services to numerous clients in the agriculture and livestock industry. Supporting a borrower through CEPRODEL means contributing to the promotion and sustainability of this important work in Nicaragua.