A loan of $6,600 helped a member to buy shoes and goods for a small restaurant.


Jesus Esta Aqui 3 & 4 Group's story

Margarita is the coordinator of his group, Jesus está Aquí (Jesus is Here) group 2 & 4. This group is compounded by Dominican and Haitian borrowers, and their are located in the slums area in the north of Santo Domingo, the capital city. She makes her home here in a simple structure with her long-term partner and their three children.

Margarita is excited to be taking her 6th loan with Esperanza, after having successfully repaid her previous loans and grown her business. She plans to use this loan to invest in her businesses selling tennis and casual shoes and a comedor, a small restaurant where she sells meal for lunch. She will purchase pairs of shoes as well as rice, beans, cooking oil, meat, and other goods to prepare the meals. She will use the profits to finish building her home. She started with some of her savings and now she is planning to dedicate her benefits to the house. She thanks you all for your support.

In this group: Margarita, Gina, Lucia, Maribel, Florinda, Hilover, Yulissa, Soledad*, Maribel, Liliana
*not pictured


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