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Rosa Amanda
Rosa Amanda lives with her husband and son. She sells food in order to cover her household expenses. Every day she sells her dishes such as gallo pinto (rice and beans), barbecued chicken, fried cheese and tajaditas (fried, sweet plantain). She is requesting a loan to buy rice, beans, plantains, cheese, oil, vegetables, bags and other products. This will give her more variety to offer her customers which will help her to make better income.
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Rosa Amanda vive con su esposo y su hijo, ella se dedica a vender comida por la necesidad de sufragar los ingresos de su hogar. Todos los días vende sus platillos como gallo pinto, pollo asado, queso frito, tajaditas entre otros. El financiamiento que solicita es para la compra de arroz, frijoles, maduro, queso, aceite, verduras, bolsas entre otros productos. de esa forma tendrá más variedad y ofrecerles a sus clientes el cual le ayudara a obtener mejores ingresos.

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
  • 60
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $26,432,925
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 22.8
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Rosa Amanda to buy rice, beans, plantains, cheese, oil, vegetables, bags and other products.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 27, 2011
Nov 11, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 16, 2012