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Unión De Mujeres En Desarrollo : Grupo 5 Group

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

Unión De Mujeres En Desarrollo : Grupo 5 Group's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!


A loan helped to purchase merchandise to sell (blouse, polos, skirts, pants, shirts, sandals, etc.).


Unión De Mujeres En Desarrollo : Grupo 5 Group's story

Marlene is 47 years old. She is an entrepreneurial Haitian woman. She came to the Dominican Republic as a girl with her sister and aunt in search of a better future. She currently lives in San Pedro with her two children and life partner. Marlene never had the opportunity to go to school since she had to leave her native country at an early age.

Her business is a clothing store that sells garments for men and women from her home and also on foot. Before this business, she had a fruit stand in a store near her community but that store closed and she had to quit the fruit stand. Marlene dreams of having a store for her business and building her own house. This loan will be used to purchase merchandise such as blouses, polos, pants, t-shirts, sandals, etc.

Thanks to the support of the group "Unión de mujeres en desarrollo: Grupo 5" for continuing with their businesses.