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Total loan: $9,000

Manne Du Ciel Group

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

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A loan helped to buy five bags of corn and some wheat to make the local drink which will strengthen her initial capital.

Manne Du Ciel Group's story

Mrs. Marie-Claire is a client of the Hekima IMF and is the head of the united group Manne Du Ciel. She is a 59-year-old widow, with seven children who are all in school.

She is a seller of the locally produced beverage. She started this business 15 years ago with start-up funds received from a community savings fund. Later, she became involved in the Hekima program to support her business, during which time she progressed gradually thanks to graduation credits.

With this new loan, she will buy five bags of corn and some wheat to make the local drink, which will strengthen her initial capital. The challenge of her business is linked to the lack of customers, especially during rainy periods.

She would like her children to go to school and to feed her family. Finally, she would like to thank Hekima and its partners for the support given to owners of businesses that cannot be sold for cash.