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Oscar P. M. is a client of Fundación León 2000 and is a good client of ours. Oscar's business is located in his humble home. For more than 5 years he has been working in this business. He is a well-intentioned man and ever since he was young he has had to work in order to get ahead in life. His only concern has always been to provide for his family’s needs.

This loan will be used to purchase sweets, bread, cookies, juice, soda and other beverages. Oscar’s dream is to expand his business and provide it with many everyday products.

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Oscar P. M. es cliente de Fundación León 2000, pues es un buen cliente nuestro. Oscar tiene situado su negocio en su humilde vivienda. Hace más de 5 años que se dedica a este negocio, pues él un hombre con muy buenas intenciones, pues desde muy joven ha tenido que trabajar para salir adelante, pues su única preocupación siempre ha sido que su familia obtenga lo necesario. El financiamiento será destinado para la compra de golosinas, pan, galletas, jugos, refrescos, y gaseosas. El deseo de Oscar es ampliar su negocio y proveerla de muchos productos diarios.

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
  • 46
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $26,296,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 20.4
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Oscar working Capital.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 16, 2009
Jul 19, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 15, 2009