Rosa is a 50 year old woman. She is in a common law marriage and is raising a son. Her business has been selling food, sodas, and snacks in her community for 11 years. She has been a client of the institution for 1 year. The loan she is asking for is to buy half liters of soda in different flavors, Gatorade, juice, snacks, and ingredients to make fresh juices such as barley, cálala, sugar, and melon, as well as to prepare food, such as beef, pork, rice, oil, chicken, cabbage, coal, firewood, etc.
Rosa es una mujer de 50 años de edad, acompañada, con un hijo bajo su cargo, su negocio es la venta de comida, gaseosas, golosinas en su comunidad desde hace 11 años. Tiene de ser cliente de la institución 1 año, el crédito lo está solicitando para la compra de gaseosas de medio litro de diferentes sabores, gatorade, jugos, agua purificada, golosinas, frutas para la elaboración de frescos como cebada, cálala, azúcar, melón, para la elaboración de comida carne de res, carne de cerdo, arroz, aceite, carne de pollo, repollo, carbon,leña,etc.
Located in Central America, ADIM is a small microfinance institution with a strong social focus. In the saturated microfinance market of Nicaragua, ADIM stands out for its emphasis on the holistic development of women as well as its provision of responsible financial services. Founded in 1989 by a small group of Nicaraguan women, this institution has remained true to its initial goal of providing its clients (90% of which are women) with an opportunity for economic growth, in addition to personal and professional empowerment. Supporting an ADIM borrower means contributing not only to the continued offering of the socially conscious services it provides, but also to the sustainable growth of a truly unique microfinance institution.
A loan of $500 helped Rosa Maria to buy half liter sodas in different flavors, Gatorade, juices, distilled water, snacks, and ingredients to make fresh juice, such as barley, cálala, sugar, and melon, as well as to prepare food, such as beef, pork, rice, oil, chicken, cabbage, coal, firewood, etc.