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Wilber Javier
Wilber Javier C. A. is 26 and single. He has 2 children, both in school. His business is a local store, which he has had for more than 6 years. Since he inherited his business from his grandfather, he started selling basic products such as rice, sugar, oil and beans. Now Wilber's primary business is satisfying the needs of his clients, giving them what they want.

So he comes to Foundation Leon 2000 so that the contributing organizations can give him the help he needs. He is requesting working capital to buy basic grains, candies, carbonated and non-carbonated soft drinks, costume jewelry, and containers of milk. Wilber's ambition is to become a distributor.
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Wilber Javier C. A. tiene la edad de 26 años, su estado civil es soltero. Wilber tiene 2 hijos y todos estudian. El se dedica a la actividad económica de una pulpería. Hace más de 6 años que se dedica a este negocio. Por lo que inicio ofreciendo la venta de productos básicos como arroz, azúcar, aceite y frijoles. Ya que su negocio fue una herencia de su abuelo. Por lo que el principal negocio de Wilber es satisfacer las necesidades de sus clientes ofreciéndoles lo que ellos solicitan. Es así como recurre a Fundación León 2000 ya que por medio ella las organizaciones amigas dan el apoyo necesario y solicita el financiamiento para capital de trabajo para granos básicos, golosinas, refrescos, gaseosas, bisutería y leche en bolsa. El deseo de Wilber es convertir su negocio en una distribuidora.

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
  • 59
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,729,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 20.2
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $700 helped Wilber Javier working capital.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 23, 2009
Apr 28, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 15, 2009