Maria Antonia is 29 years old. She has had this business for more than 2 years. Her activity is a pharmacy. With a lot of hard work and effort she has been able to prosper with this way of life. She is facing big challenges since she is pregnant now and it has been difficult to do the work. Serving the customers is somewhat tiring, but she saves her energy because she knows she has to attend to her family. She comes to work early every day at t in the morning and stays until 6 in the evening.
La Señora Maria Antonia tiene 29 años, desde hace mas de 2 años que tiene este negocio, por lo que su actividad es una farmacia que con mucho esmero y esfuerzo logro prosperar con este medio de vida. Ella enfrenta desafíos muy grandes ya que actualmente se encuentra embarazada pues ha sido difícil el realizar este trabajo como es atender a sus clientes pues el algo agotador, pero sus energías las conserva porque sabe que tiene alimentar a su familia. por lo que viene a trabajar todos los días temprano desde las 7 de la mañana hasta las 6 de la tarde.
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).