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Wilma Francisca
Wilma Francisca is 53 years old. She has had her business for 28 years, but it is important to understand that she started it because of the lack of employment opportunities. With the objective of helping her family, she started a clothing sales business. Over 28 years, she has managed to improve the business little-by-little, offering more products to her customers.

This is Wilma’s second loan with Fundación León 2000, which is her most important resource. That is why she is requesting this loan.

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Wilma Francisca tiene 53 años de edad, la señora tiene 28 años de tener este negocio pero es importante resaltar que esta actividad nació por la falta de empleo con el objetivo de ayudar a su familia ya que ella se dedica a lo que es la venta de ropa. Hace más de 28 años que tiene este negocio, ha logrado mejorar poco a poco y ofertar más productos a sus clientes. Este es otro de los financiamientos que ella realiza con fundación león 2000 es el recurso más importante que tiene hasta los momentos es por eso que realiza este financiamiento.

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
  • 61
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,729,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 20.8
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $825 helped Wilma Francisca buy clothing to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 11, 2009
Dec 22, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 15, 2011