Luís' business is providing a milling service. He has been in this business for more than 22 years. He started on his own initiative and it was very difficult because he didn't have enough capital. However, in spite of this, he requested a loan which would help him to cover his business expenses.
Luís will use this loan to carry out maintenance work on his mills, paint them and also fit out his premises. Luís' dream is to continue growing in his business.
Luís tiene su actividad que es brindar el servicio de molino. Tiene más 22 años en su negocio, inicio por cuenta propia que fue muy difícil porque no tenía el capital suficiente, pero a pesar de esto solicito un financiamiento que le ayudara a sufragar los gastos para su actividad. El crédito será utilizado para proporcionarle mantenimiento a los molinos, pintarlos y acondicionar el lugar. El sueño de Luis es seguir creciendo con su negocio.
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).