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Douglas Francisco
Douglas Francisco is 39 years old, married, has three children ages 8, 5, and 2, and is originally from Leon, a place located in the western part of the country. Francisco is a hardworking, responsible person with a desire for personal success. Thanks to God he was able to complete university and study medicine so that he can provide a better future for his children.

Thanks to his spirit of success, he has a medical office. He will use the money from this loan to stock his clinic with supplies and medical instruments, such as gasses, scissors, beds, pediatric scales, alcohol, stethoscopes, and foggers so that he can increase his income in the near future. Douglas Francisco is grateful for the help from the Kiva lenders who provide people from poor countries, like Nicaragua, the opportunity to have a means of dignified work.
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Douglas Francisco de 39 años de edad, casado con tres hijos menores de edad de 8, 5,2 años es originario de león. Lugar que está ubicado en la zona de occidente del país. Francisco es una persona trabajadora responsables con ganas de superación personal. Gracias a Dios pudo cursar una carrera universitaria, y estudiar medicina para brindarles un futuro mejor a sus hijos.

Gracias a su espíritu de superación tiene por actividad económica un consultorio ubicado en un lugar específico de la localidad, el objetivo del crédito es invertir en capital de trabajo y surtir su clínica con material de reposición e instrumentos médicos como gasas, tijeras, camas, balanzas pediátricas, alcohol, estetoscopio, nebulizadores. Para incrementar sus ingresos en un futuro no muy lejano. Douglas Francisco agradece la ayuda que los inversionistas kiva les brindan 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

  • $3,636
    Average annual income
  • 126
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $24,053,975
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 24.9
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $825 helped Douglas Francisco to stock his clinic.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 10, 2013
Listed
May 3, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jul 24, 2014