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Total loan: $7,050

Ihusi Group

Goma, North Kivu province, North-Kivu, Congo (DRC) / Food

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A loan helped to buy one sack of corn, cassava flour, and water.

Ihusi Group's story

Leoni is a client with the micro-finance institution Hekima. She is also the president of the banque villageoise called "Ihusi."

Married and 40 years old, Leonie is a mother of four children. The children are in school, but it is difficult due to a lack of means. Leonie's husband is a mason.

Leoni sells a locally produced drink, a business which she started seven years ago with funds from Hekima. With this new loan, she is going to buy one sack of corn and some cassava flour, as well as water, to strengthen her business. A challenge to her business is unpaid debts.

Leoni wishes to buy a piece of land for her family. Finally, she thanks Hekima and their partners for their support of entrepreneurs who lack access to banking services.