She has been selling clothes in a local market for 17 years. She also makes baby clothes to sell. She wants to use the loan to buy a knitting machine to help her make baby clothes. Lysiane is a very hard worker and has 17 years experience with her business. She has a large customer base that she has gained over the years.
Lysiane has received 3 previous loans from Kiva's partner, HOPE Congo. She has a great repayment record with them. She wants to continue to grow her business and one day build a boutique to house her business. She is happy to receive these loans and wants to use the profits from her business to help her children succeed.
About HOPE Congo S.A.: HOPE Congo S.A. is a start-up microfinance institution located in Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo. As of 2009, the Republic of the Congo was the 136th-ranked country in the United Nations Development Programme’s Human Development Index. The average life expectancy is in the low 50s and food insecurity poses a constant threat to ordinary people’s well-being. Through the creation of community banks, HOPE Congo provides credit, savings, and training for entrepreneurs in Brazzaville. With their services, they aim to nourish a culture of saving and an independent community of responsible and self-sustaining entrepreneurs.
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