A loan of $5,400 helped a member to buy groceries and food products.


Trabajando Para El Futuro 1, 3 & 4 Group's story

Ludovina is one of the members of the group called Trabajando para el Futuro 1, 3 & 4 (Working for 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.

Ludovina is a businesswoman who lives with her three children and her long-term partner. She tells us that her greatest challenge is helping her children to grow and become professionals. She is very excited to receive her 21th loan with Esperanza Internacional, which she will invest in her business inventory by buying food such as rice, vegetables, fruits, meat, and other products, for her food market. Ludovina runs her business from her house, located in one of the rural communities in Samana.

Ludovina has had her business for about 12 years. She started it with her first loan with Esperanza. Her dream is to have a successful business and a comfortable house.

In this group: Ludovina, Johany, Ysabel, Gabriela, Adrina, Rosa, Juana*, Daniel, Esperanza, Luz*, Yrene, Isabel, Miguel, Yaniris*, Margarita
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