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Plamedie Group

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

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A loan helped to stock up on sewing materials, uniform fabrics, and rolls to extend her initial capital.


Plamedie Group's story

Esperence is a client of IMF HEKIMA and president of the banc villageois "Palmedie". She is married, 45 years old, and mother of 10 children who all attend school. Her spouse is unemployed.

She is a seamstress in her workshop. She started this business 25 years ago with start-up funds received from her biological parents. Later she joined HEKIMA's loan program to support her business. With this new loan, she will stock up on sewing materials, uniform fabrics, and rolls to extend her initial capital. The main challenge in her business is related to the poor state of the sewing machine.

She wants to educate her children and purchase a parcel of land. Finally, she thanks HEKIMA and its partners for their support of non-bankable entrepreneurs.

One of the clients prefers to be with her baby in the picture.