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Dios En Aleman No.2 Group

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

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A loan helped to buy items for her beauty salon, such as a hairdryer, a blower, combs, brushes, shampoo, conditioner, and scissors, among other things.


Dios En Aleman No.2 Group's story

Elena is a young mother with four children who lives in a batey [a community of sugar processing workers] in the province of San Pedro de Macorís in the Dominican Republic. Bateys are very impoverished communities whose residents are primarily Haitian immigrants.

Elena has a beauty salon. Thanks to her business she has been able to help support her family. She wasn't able to finish school, and only attended through the seventh grade. Her lack of education has precluded her from having a paying job.

Elena dreams of one day seeing her family break out of the cycle of poverty they have lived in for decades. She also wants to have her own house and see her business grow. She needs a loan to buy items for her salon, such as a hairdryer, a blower, combs, brushes, shampoo, conditioner, and scissors, among other things.

Thank you for contributing to Dios en el Aleman No. 2.