A loan of $6,100 helped a member to buy different products like clothes, shoes, cosmetics, etc.

Esperanza Para Vivir 1 & 2 Group's story

Mayra is the coordinator of her group Esperanza Para Vivir (Hope For Life) 1 & 2. The group is located in Santiago, the second biggest city in the Dominican Republic, and known for its tobacco and beef production. The group members are dedicated to selling clothes, food, shoes and jewelry.

Mayra is a single woman without children who lives in a simple house with her parent's family. Besides helping her parents financially, she is dedicated to working hard to save money and grow her business.

Mayra has been running her business around five years. She started taking loans with Esperanza International because she needed capital to increase her sales and inventory. She is excited to receive her eighth loan, from which she will invest to buy various products like cosmetics, clothes and shoes.

Mayra will reinvest her profits in her business, she is dreaming to have a general store and provide all her community's needs. She thanks all of you for your support.

In this group: Mayra, Yvelisse, Maria, Juana, Angelita, Aura, Maribel*, Agripina, Elena, Claribel
*not pictured

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