A loan of $3,125 helped a member to purchase more clothing inventory/merchandise.


Mujeres Emprendedoras Group's story

Ignacia T. is the group coordinator of the group Mujeres Emprendedoras 3 (Entrepreneurial Women). Her story is representative of both the members of her group and Esperanza's Haitian (many of whom recently emigrated to the DR from Haiti) and Dominican clients. She lives in Puerto Plata, on the north coast of the Dominican Republic, is unmarried and does not have children. She lives in a town without clean running water and without a reliable supply of electricity.

To make a living, Ignacia has been selling clothes for about a year now. She would like a loan to purchase more clothes to appeal to more customers. She dreams of one day having a permanent storefront.



This is Ignacia's second loan with Esperanza. She says that Esperanza has maD. a large impact in her life by giving her the means to expand her business and the ability to better proviD. for herself.

In this group: Ignacia, Maria, Evangelista, Eusebia, Leonor, Bonifacia, Vicente, Francisca , Wendy, Lucia, Anastacia, Rafaela, Cristobalina , Isabel , Diomerkis


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