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Irenge Group

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

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A loan helped to stock up on bundles of secondhand clothes in bulk to increase her starting capital.


Irenge Group's story

Mrs. Esperance is an IMF HEKIMA client and president of the banque villageoise “IRENGE.” She is a 34-year-old married mother of six, all of whom attend school. Her spouse is a teacher.

She sells secondhand clothing and started this when she was 18 with the initial funds from her father. Later, she integrated the loan program with HEKIMA to support her business. With this new loan, she is going to stock up on bundles of secondhand clothes in bulk to increase her starting capital. The challenge in her business is related to the purchase of bad merchandise.

She wishes to educate her children. In the end, she thanks HEKIMA and its partners for the support they bring to non bankable entrepreneurs.