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Total loan: $3,950

Tusimame Group

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Bukavu, Sud Kivu Provice, South-Kivu, Congo (DRC) / Food

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A loan helped to stock up on 150 kg of beans, 2 containers of oil and bananas to enhance her initial capital.


Tusimame Group's story

Victorine is a client of IMF Hekima and president of the "Tusimame" groupe villageoise. She is 50 years old, married and the mother of five children who all go to school. Her spouse is unemployed.

She sells food in her restaurant, She started in this business in 2015 with start-up funds she received from her husband. She later joined the Hekima program to support her business. During this time she has developed it progressively. With this new loan she will stock up on 150 kg of beans, 2 containers of oil and bananas to enhance her initial capital. The challenge in her business comes from a lack of merchandise.

She would like to buy a plot of land for the family. In closing she would like to thank Hekima and it's partners for the support provided to unbanked business owners during this time of global crisis brought about by COVID-19. The photo is of the leader only due to COVID-19.