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Luisa Emilia
Luisa Emilia, 40, is from Chichigalpa. She is married and has two minor children who attend secondary school. She is an active state worker and also receives support from her husband who is a merchant. With much sacrifice and determination, Luisa Emilia has been able to provide for her family. She is requesting a loan to repair the tile in an area of the kitchen and also fix up the patio which is in disrepair. The materials she needs to buy are sand, gravel, cement and iron, and she also must hire workers.

She is grateful to lenders for the support they give people with low incomes so they can obtain a loan.
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Luisa Emilia de 40 años de edad, originaria de Chichigalpa, casada, con dos hijos menores de edad a su cargo y ambos estudiantes de secundaria, es trabajadora activa del estado y recibe también el aporte del esposo que se dedica al comercio, ella es una mujer luchadora que con mucho sacrificio y esfuerzo ha podido salir adelante con su familia. Está solicitando se le brinde la oportunidad de un préstamo, para reparar y reconstruir todo el embaldosado en la parte de área de la cocina y patio de su vivienda, el cual se encuentra bien deteriorado y necesita comprar materiales como: arena, piedrín, cemento, hierro liso y el pago del costo de la mano de obra, de antemano agradece el apoyo de los inversionistas por apoyo que les brindan a las personas de escasos recursos, para poder obtener un préstamo.

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
  • 126
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $24,553,900
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 24.8
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $525 helped Luisa Emilia to fix up her kitchen and patio.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
May 7, 2013
Listed
May 11, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
May 17, 2014