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Jeanine Del Rosario
Jeanine, 59, is from Matagalpa, and currently lives in Managua. She is the single mother of one son and she works as a merchant who makes and sells nacatamales [banana leaf wrapped meat and rice dish].

She has owned her business for over twenty years. She completed her studies up to her junior year in high school.

She started her work by helping her mother. It was there that she gained experience and a full understanding of the business. Once she came of age she decided to keep going in the same line of work because it generated a lot of profit on a daily basis.

This has been her first business which she runs with her son and mom. She sells her product in the nearby neighborhoods where she lives.

She is requesting the loan to buy firewood, meat, tomatoes, potatoes, banana leaves and a barrel to store the nacatamales.
All of the ingredients she needs for cooking and to give the nacatamales taste.

The loan will help her a lot since she will be able to invest more in her inventory increasing her production.

In this way she will obtain the best income for her family. One of her goals is to diversify her business to other areas as her wish is to become one of the best merchants in the area.
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Doña Jeanine de 59 años de edad, originaria de Matagalpa, actualmente vive en Managua, soltera, madre de 1 hijo, de oficio comerciante, se dedica a la elaboración y venta de nacatamales del que es propietario hace más de 20 años, ella realizo sus estudios hasta tercer año de secundaria. Inicio su actividad ayudándole a su mama, fue allí que adquirió experiencia y total dominio del negocio, luego con el tiempo al independizarse decide seguir con el mismo negocio, porque le genera muchas ganancias a diario, este ha sido su primer negocio, el cual saca adelante con el apoyo de sus hijo y su mama, sus productos los comercializa en los barrios cercanos en donde vive.
Ella está necesitando el financiamiento para comprar leña, carne , tomates, papas, hojas de plátanos y un barril para almacenar los nacatamales. Toda la materia prima que necesita para la elaboración y darle el sabor a sus nacatamales, ya que el préstamo le será de mucha ayuda pues podrá invertir más en su inventario, incrementando su producción, de esta manera obtener mejores ingresos para la familia, una de sus metas es diversificar su negocio en otros lugares, pues su deseo es llegar a ser una de las mejores comerciante de la zona.

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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $850 helped Jeanine Del Rosario to buy firewood, meat, tomatoes, potatoes, banana leaves and a barrel.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 14, 2013
Apr 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2013