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Total loan: $3,400
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Pensando En El Futuro Group

Dominican Republic
Samaná, Dominican Republic / Home Products Sales

A loan of $3,400 helped a member to buy household cleaning products for her business.


Pensando En El Futuro Group's story

Francisca is one of the members of the Grupo Pensando en el Futuro (Thinking about the Future), located in the city of Samana. This group is composed of fifteen micro-entrepreneurs who sell clothes, shoes, cosmetics, and fruits, and who also provide services including a beauty salon, etc.

Francisca is a businesswoman who lives with her three children. She tells us that her greatest challenge is to help her children to grow and become professional. She is very excited to receive her first loan with Kiva partner Esperanza Internacional, which she will invest in her business inventory by buying different household cleaning product boxes. She has had her business for about 4 years. She started it with some savings she had. Her dream is to have a successful business and a comfortable house.

In this group: Francisca, Juan, Basilia, Tomasa, Rosagna, Petra, Carmen, Maria, Javier, Cristina, Milagros, Julian*, Juan, Jocelyn, Yoselin
*not pictured


Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Disbursed date: December 13, 2012
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: December 13, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Esperanza International Dominican Republic, a partner of HOPE International