Aminta Elena sells basic grains. She started this activity with her lifer partner’s help, as he was previously in charge of the activity. She is very well known because she offers her products at a fair price and her customers feel very satisfied with the good service and the good quality of her products. Notwithstanding the challenges she has to face, such as the constant competition, she does not give up and she always offers the best service. The loan she is requesting will be used to buy rice, beans, maize and several “quintales” (1 quintal = 46kg) of concentrate.
Aminta Elena su negocio es la venta de granos básicos. Inicio este medio de vida con el apoyo de su compañero de vida, pues anteriormente eral él quien se hacía cargo de este negocio. Ella es muy famosa por ofrecer sus productos a un precio accesible, sus clientes se sienten muy satisfechos por el buen servicio y la buena calidad de sus productos. A pesar de las dificultades que atraviesa como es la competencia que existe, no se da por vencida y siempre está ofreciendo el mejor servicio. El crédito es para la compra de arroz, frijoles, maíz, concentrado por quintales.
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).