Total loan: $7,000

La Différence Group

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

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A loan helped to buy fabric, thread, pagnes, needles and scissors etc.

La Différence Group's story

Zigabe is a seamstress and has been selling ready-to-wear clothing for 8 years. She is also the treasurer of the "La Différence" business group. She is 34 years old, married to a public official and the mother of 5 children, 4 of whom go to school and one of whom is still too young. She owns a workshop in her home. She is requesting a loan from Hekima to help her increase her business. This new loan will be use to buy materials like fabric, thread, pagnes (highly colourful and decorative West African material), needles and scissors. She started her business with funds she got from a mutual funds group. In the future, she would like to expand her workshop and make sure her children are fed and educated. She thanks Hekima for its support of female entrepreneurs, by giving them microloans without requiring tangible security.