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Total loan: $3,975
Shaloom 2 (1) Group
Brazzaville, Brazzaville, Congo (Rep.) / Food
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A loan helped to pay for palm oil, sugar, and rice to sell in the market.
Shaloom 2 (1) Group's story
Edith, age 46, is a single mother of four children, 8 to 24 years old. She has two children currently attending school. Edith also cares for ten orphans in her community. Every day they come to her house, and she feeds them a meal. Edith has compassion for these children and is always searching for clothes for them. Edith is representing the Shaloom 2 (1) group. She has a stand in the local market where she sells food products. She will use the loan to buy palm oil, sugar, and rice. She has been selling in the market for ten years. Her business strategy is to offer her customers good service. She realizes how important it is to be friendly and helpful with her customers. Edith has received three previous loans from HOPE Congo. She has a good repayment record. She hopes to continue to grow her business and make larger profits.