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Total loan: $400

Lukando Group

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BUTEMBO, North-Kivu, Congo (DRC) / Manufacturing

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A loan helped to stock up on aluminum.

Lukando Group's story

"My parents did not have the means to send me to school, so I managed to learn to cast aluminum to make pots and pans to sell to meet my needs and became a blacksmith 14 years ago. Thanks to this business, I have been able to purchase a plot of land and manage to cover my household's expenses," says Louis, who makes pots and pans and gives them to his wife to sell. [Please note that] the couple's child appears in the photo because his mother doesn't have anyone to leave him with.