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Le Citadin Group
Goma, North Kivu province, North-Kivu, Congo (DRC) / Clothing
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A loan helped to purchase 200 pairs of women's shoes.
Le Citadin Group's story
This client, Luneno, is a merchant with 17 years of experience. She is 37 years old and a married mother of six children, who are all students. This client is a member of a business collective “Le Citadin”. She is vendor of a variety of used women’s shoes. She sets up her merchandise at the town’s central market. She is requesting a loan from Hekima to grow her business. She is going to purchase 200 pairs of women’s shoes. She started off her business with funds from her husband. Her husband is a representative at a local bank. For the future, she wishes to build a nice house and provide education and food for her children. She thanks Hekima for supporting unbanked women entrepreneurs by according them microloans during this post-conflict period in the country’s east.