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Total loan: $400


San Pedro de Macorís, San Pedro de Macorís Province, Dominican Republic / Food

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A loan helped buy supplies to stock her food stand such as oil, flour, meat, plantains, sodas, chorizo, etc.

Santiaga's story

Santiaga is very well-known in her community as a hardworking and helpful woman. She lives in the San Pedro de Macorís province, an area of the country with a large number of sugar factories.

Santiaga has one son who is her main reason to get out of bed every morning and do her best.

For the last five years, Santiaga has had a food stand where she sells fried meat, plantains, turnovers, sodas, juice, sandwiches, chorizo, and more.

This business has allowed Santiaga to generate income to support her family. Santiaga was not able to attend school beyond fourth grade due to her family's lack of resources. However, this has never stopped her to work hard.

Santiaga dreams of being able to provide her family with a better quality of life to be able to break the poverty cycle in which her family has lived for decades.

Santiaga needs the loan to buy supplies to stock her business. Thank you for supporting Santiaga.