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Total loan: $2,075
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Unidos Para Triunfar 1, 2 Group


A loan of $2,075 helped a member to purchase ingredients to make catered meals.


Unidos Para Triunfar 1, 2 Group's story

Unidos para Triunfar (United to Triumph) is a group of ten entrepreneurs seeking their second microfinance loan from Esperanza International. The group’s past loan has been successfully completed and the group hopes to use additional funds to continuously increase the prosperity of their existing businesses in the city of Santiago.

Wendy, mother of three children, ages 18, 14 and 11, has been selling Dominican-style cooked meals from her home for the past two or three years. Wendy plans to use her loan to purchase additional ingredients including rice, beans, oil and plantains, to continue to serving lunchtime food to her customer base: around 25 customers daily. Wendy is committed to the repayment of her loan as she desires to provide for the physical needs of her children and dreams of one day opening her own restaurant.

Other members of Wendy’s microfinance bank run similar entrepreneurial activities including clothing, perfume, desert and juice sales as well as a beauty salon.

On behalf of Esperanza and this group of business entrepreneurs, we would like to thank you for your support!

In this group: Wendy, Rosanny, Ana, Anyelina, Luis, Bienvenida, Ramona, Fransisca, Calixta, Maria
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Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Disbursed date: March 12, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: Esperanza International Dominican Republic, a partner of HOPE International

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Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Disbursed date: March 12, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: Esperanza International Dominican Republic, a partner of HOPE International