A loan of $4,875 helped a member to buy chickens for resale as well as miscellaneous items like clothing, cosmetics and shoes for resale.

Con Dios Adelante Al Progreso 1, 2 & 3 Group's story

Marina is the coordinator of her group "Con Dios Adelante al Progreso 1, 2 & 3" ("Forward Progress with God"). The group is located in the rural area of San Pedro de Macoris, surrounded by sugar cane fields. She makes her home here in a simple structure with her four children. She is a single mother. Her most difficult challenge has been to raise her children and educate them.

Marina is excited to be seeking her 8th loan with Esperanza. She started doing business almost 9 years ago, at first walking with a bag of clothing, cosmetics and shoes. Now after taking out some loans, she has had increases her sales and has run other business like selling chickens in her community. Marina plans to use this loan to invest in her business and she will buy some live chickens to start selling every day and for Christmas. She will also increase her inventory by buying miscellaneous items. She will use her business profits to reinvest in her business. She thanks all of you for your support.

In this group: Marina, Santa, Maritza, Miguel, Julia, Guerrier, Santa, Enelsida, Marie, Ivelice*, Marleni*, Navilia*, Ramon, Melania, Yesenia
*not pictured

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