A loan of $4,675 helped a member to buy cosmetics, shoes, clothes, etc.


La Union Group's story

Lourdes is the coordinator of her group, La Union (the union). This group consists of 20 micro-entrepreneurs located in the city of San Pedro de Macoris, where Lourdes makes her home in a simple structure with her three children and her long-term partner. She has been working hard to support her children.

Lourdes has sold clothing for around five years, having started the business with her own savings. Now retailing a variety of products, she is excited to be taking her first loan with Esperanza International with which she will purchase clothes, shoes, cosmetics, etc. Lourdes will reinvest the profits in her enterprise and save some for any family needs that may arise. She thanks all of you for your support.

In this group: Lourdes, Ezequier, Elena, Cloudette, Maria, Maribel, Osni, Ney, Marhta, Mercilia, Alena, Miguel, Filomena, Yemene, Sonice, Nathacha, Anita, Mercilene, Fabiola, Francisco
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