A loan of $6,400 helped a member to buy clothes to sell.


Activos De Santa Fe 1, 2, 3 & 5 Group's story

Carmen is excited to be taking her 8th loan with Esperanza International Dominican Republic after having successfully repaid her previous loan and has grown her business. Starting with her own savings, this businesswoman has been selling clothing for around twenty-six years. She plans to use this loan to invest in her business by purchasing clothes for women, men and children.

Carmen is the coordinator of her group, Activos de Santa Fe (Santa Fe's Active--Santa Fe is the name of their community) 1, 2, 3 & 5. This group comprises 20 micro-entrepreuners (women and men) located in the City of San Pedro de Macoris. She makes her home here in a simple structure with her husband, they have only one child. Carmen said her most difficult challenge was to educate her child and now she wants to guide her family to a better future. In the meanwhile, she enjoys watching television.

Carmen will use the profits to save and to finish building her house. She thanks you all for your support.

In this group: Carmen, Ani, Maria, Felicinda, Zunilda, Melonie, Elena, Marcelle, Azilia, Marie, Neris, Herta, Maria, Asmena, Jenny, Vileta, Luis, Maria, Marie, Kenia
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