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Daysi Del Carmen
Deysi del Carmen is 27 years old, married, and has a two year old son. She is from Managua and is known for being a hardworking, responsible woman with a good credit history, as demonstrated by her previous loans.

She has been selling shoes in a local market for seven years. Deysi works about 10 hours a day, offering products such as sports shoes, leather sneakers, and men’s, women’s, and children’s sandals. She will use the money from this loan to stock her store and take advantage of the good sales because school is starting. Daysi del Carmen is grateful to the Kiva lenders who help people of limited resources in poor countries like Nicaragua to have a means of doing dignified work.
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Deysi del Carmen de 27 años, casada con un hijo de dos años. Es originaria de Managua. Se caracteriza por ser una persona trabajadora, responsable, buena paga el cual lo ha demostrado en los créditos anteriores con sus pagos en tiempo y forma.
Ella tiene por actividad económica la venta de zapatos, desde hace 9 años, ubicado en unos de los mercados de la localidad. La rutina de Deysi es trabajar unas 10 horas diaria ofreciendo productos como zapatos deportivos, tenis de cueros, sandalias de mujer hombres y niños. El objetivo del crédito es invertir en capital de trabaja y surtir su negocio y aprovechar las buenas ventas porque inicia las clases escolares, por la cual se obtiene una mayor demanda. Daysi del Carmen agradece la ayuda que los inversionistas kiva le brindan le brinda a personas de escasos recursos y países pobre como es Nicaragua para tener un medio de trabajo digno.

Additional Information

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).

About Nicaragua

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 102
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $24,739,175
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 24.1
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,500 helped Daysi Del Carmen to buy shoes.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jan 17, 2013
Listed
Jan 26, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jan 19, 2014