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Santa is one of our associates from the Hato Mayor Branch, a rural town whose economy depends on agriculture. She has been running a grocery store for about eight years, which she started with her first loan in Esperanza Internacional, and after nine loans, her business has been improving and expanding for more clients and products. For the grocery store, she will buy products like rice, beans, sugar, cooking oil, canned food, and many other goods.

Santa lives with one of her two children and her long term partner in their simple structure home. She said that her most difficult challenge is to build her house in a concrete block structure to be safer and in better condition. She enjoys working in her business. She is very excited to be receiving her tenth loan from Esperanza Internacional. She plans to save the profits for future investments and needs. She thanks you all for your support!

About Dominican Republic

  • $9,700
    Average annual income
  • 1
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    Dominican Republic Loans Fundraising
  • $8,275,775
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 38.9
    Dominican Republic Pesos (DOP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,050 helped Santa to buy rice, beans, sugar, cooking oil, canned food, and many other goods.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 19, 2012
Apr 21, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 17, 2013