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Divin Group

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Bukavu, Sud Kivu Provice, South-Kivu, Congo (DRC) / Retail

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A loan helped to buy 50 pairs of women's shoes in order to strengthen the business.


Divin Group's story

Mrs Victorine is a client of the microfinance institute Hekima, and she takes responsibility for the banc villageoise 'Divin'. She is 42 years old, married, and has six children who are all studying. For seventeen years she has run a business selling women's shoes in the city's central market with start-up funds provided by her husband, who is a driver, as well as Hekima's support.

With this loan, she will buy 50 pairs of women's shoes and strengthen her business. She plans to open a large store in the coming days to sell the same product, and also to provide schooling and good food for her children. Mrs Victorine thanks Hekima and its partners for their financial support for vulnerable people.