Today she is applying for another loan in the amount of 2,000,000 COP in order to buy jeans, towels, T-shirts, and blouses requested by her customers who live in different neighborhoods throughout the city of Cartagena. Her goal is to expand her business so that she can serve other towns within the department of Bolivar. For this reason, she hopes to continue receiving support from Fundación Mario Santo Domingo. One of her most memorable challenges occurred when she first started her business. She did not have sufficient operating capital, so she maD. the decision to join FMSD and found the path to success. For this reason, she is extremely grateful to FMSD and is happy that her business has provided satisfaction for herself and her family.
For Alcira, her greatest challenge at the moment is having to adjust when sales are low. She has to make additional efforts to ensure that her household finances are in order, but says she always trust in God to move things forward.
Su mayor desafio actualmente es cuando se presentan las temporadas D. ventas bajas y hay que hacer esfuerzos adicionales en la economia del hogar para responder a todo, pero ella dice que confiando siempre en Dios siempre sale adelante.
About Fundación Mario Santo DomingoFundación Mario Santo Domingo (FMSD) is a non-profit organization in northern Colombia dedicated to developing programs for the country’s poorest communities. In addition to numerous social services, FMSD runs a microfinance program to strengthen micro-businesses in the areas where it works. The organization also offers several non-financial components as part of this program, including training to help entrepreneurs start their own businesses.
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