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Total loan: $350

Famille Balonzembaka Group

UVIRA, South-Kivu, Congo (DRC) / Education

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A loan helped to pay children's school fees.

Famille Balonzembaka Group's story

Balonzembaka has had his children in school since 2011. He needs some help in the form of a loan to allow him to do a good job in the role of a parent. So, by getting this loan, he will finish paying the school fees for this year.

Balonzembaka is accompanied in the photo by his wife and the ones who will benefit from this loan.