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Nidia Isabel
Nidia Isabel H. V. is 45 years of age. She is married, has two children and all of them work. Nidia's economic activity is selling pastries and meals. She's been engaged in this business for more than twelve years. Doña Nidia started this business because she had no means of survival and this work was a way to get ahead. She also enjoys this sort of activity. Nidia's main purpose is to increase her sales of pastries and meals. The financing which she is requesting is for the purchase of rice, beans, cooking oil, eggs, flour, butter, chicken and beef. Nidia hopes that her business will be able to have enough customers so that she can continue with this business.
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Nidia Isabel H. V. tiene la edad de 45 años, su estado civil es casada. Doña Nidia tiene 2 hijos y todos trabajan. La actividad económica de Nidia es venta de repostería y comida. Hace más de 12 años que se dedica a este negocio. Doña Nidia inicio este negocio porque no tenía un medio de supervivencia, y con este trabajo logro salir adelante, y además le gusto realizar este tipo actividad. El principal propósito de Nidia es de incrementar las ventas de su repostería y comida. El financiamiento que solicita Doña Nidia es para la compra de arroz, frijoles, aceite, huevos, harina, mantequilla, pollo y carne de res. Los deseos de Nidia son de que su negocio logre tener suficientes clientes para continuar con este negocio.

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
  • 39
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $26,402,175
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.1
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $225 helped Nidia Isabel working Capital.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 8, 2009
May 13, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 15, 2009