Marisol is a humble 37 year old and lives in the 30 de Mayo barrio, an are where the people are very poor. Marisol has two children, aged nine and ten years old, who attend school. With support from her husband who works as a cook in a restaurant, and with Marisol selling chemical, home cleaning products, these parents help their children and pay the household bills. Marisol is trying for help her family prosper with this small business. She is applying for this loan - her first with Afodenic - in order to buy Pine-Sol, Creolina, detergent and more - all these cleaning products are produced within the country.
Marisol, es una joven humilde de 37 años de edad, habita en el barrio 30 de Mayo, zona donde los habitantes son de escasos recursos, tiene dos hijos de 9 y 10 años de edad que van a la escuela, con el apoyo de su esposo quien trabaja como cocinero en un restaurante y ella con la venta de productos químicos de limpieza para el hogar ayudan a sus hijos y pagan los gastos básicos del hogar, con este pequeño negocio intenta salir adelante junto a su familia. Este crédito que solicita es el primero con Afodenic para comprar pinesol, creolina, detergente entre otros, los cuales son productos nacionales.
This loan is administered by AFODENIC, La Asociación para el Fomento al Desarrollo Nicaragua, a Kiva Field Partner based in Managua, Nicaragua. Founded in 1999, AFODENIC was created to promote the socio-economic and cultural development of sectors that are excluded from commercial banking. Integrating economic and human resources, AFODENIC offers affordable and adaptable financial services aimed at strengthening the family unit of their clients, who include students, producers, and micro- and small entrepreneurs from rural and urban areas. AFODENIC is a socially responsible institution engaged in society and making a positive impact on its professional partners and communities.
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