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Luz Del Transito
Luz Del Transito is 38 years old. She is the mother of two children who are under her care. Her business is to sell new clothing and cosmetics. She has been in this business for over seven years. She has always enjoyed being a very responsible person, and she likes her work because she gets to share with a lot of people. She requests the loan in order to get working capital to purchase pants, shirts, skirts, suits, dresses, etc. Her biggest dream is to keep her business going, because it is her only means to make a living.
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Luz Del Transito tiene 38 años. Es madre de 2 hijos ellos están bajo su cargo. La actividad económica a la que se dedica es la venta de ropa nueva y cosméticos. Hace más de 7 años que se dedica a este negocio por lo que siempre le ha gustado ser una persona muy responsable, y disfruta de su trabajo ya que comparte con muchas personas. Ella solicita el financiamiento para capital de trabajo para la compra de pantalones, camisas, faldas, trajes, vestidos entre otros. Su mayor sueño es mantener su actividad económica ya que es el único medio de vida que ella tiene.

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
  • 63
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $26,432,925
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 22.6
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $675 helped Luz Del Transito to purchase pants, shirts, skirts, suits, dresses, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 31, 2011
Sep 11, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 15, 2012