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Chaguma Group

Chaguma Group

39 days remaining

$4,025 to go

32% funded

A loan of $5,950 helps a member who is going to stock up with fuel, which will build up her working capital.

Congo (DRC)



Chaguma Group

Chaguma Group's story

Valentine is a client of the IMF Hekima and presides over the village group « CHAGUMA». She is a widow, 54 years old and the mother of four children, all of whom are in school. She sells fuel. She started this business in 2011 with start up funds received from the Hekima program to support her business, over the course of which she progressively developed. With this new loan, she is going to stock up with fuel, which will build up her working capital. Her business doesn't have any problems. She would like for her children to continue to study and to develop her business.

Finally, she wishes to thank Hekima and its partners for the support given to unbankable business owners in the context of the global crisis tied to COVID-19. The photo is only of the leader of the group because of COVID-19 and respecting social distancing measures.

In this group: Valentine, Macho, Moseka, Nsimire, Venancia, Valentine, Bijoux, Henriette, Claris, Charline, Ciragane, Nyalanda, Queen, Nsimire, Motema, Cecile, Esther, Sifa, Merveille

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer melanie fluharty. View original language description.

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