Margarita is one of the 31 entrepreneurs in our 2017 Women’s Empowerment Project. This is her first year participating. She lives and works in San Ramón and is the mother of a 13-year-old son. Margarita runs a convenience store out of her mother's home.
Ever since I was young, I wanted to be a doctor. When I played pretend with my friends, I was always the doctor. I always wanted to help other people with what little I knew back then and now I know a little more.