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Total loan: $5,000


Southfield, MI, United States / Clothing

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A loan helped acquire printing equipment needed to produce clothing and boost our social media presence.

Ebonique's story

I was raised in a single-parent home in Oak Park, MI. I watched my mother get up every morning and get me and my older sister ready for school while she prepared herself for work. My mother always talked about her business ideas she had when she was younger and how she never started because the lack of finances was such a big factor and because of that I pushed myself to start Self Conscious. I made the conscious, yet frightening effort to start this business so that I don't have to live with "what if" my entire life. Now, as a 30-year-old adult, I realize that this vision was given to me because I am supposed to share it with the world. There are millions of other women that suffer from self-esteem issues and they need to know that they are not alone. Currently, I work a full-time job to fund my business. This year, I was able to be a vendor at my first event to promote Self Conscious and I am so excited about the feedback I received and look forward to growing my brand and helping others. My future dreams for Self Conscious are that I get testimonials from customers that tell the story of how my brand helped them or someone they know. I want my brand to be desired by young women all over the world because of the values Self Conscious stands for.