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Total loan: $4,050
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Jérémie 3,16 Plus Group

Congo (Dem. Rep.)
Kinshasa, Congo (Dem. Rep.) / Food Production/Sales

A loan of $4,050 helped a member to buy wheat flour, vegetable oil, and drinks to sell retail to increase her profits.


Jérémie 3,16 Plus Group's story

Eugénie M., aged 34, is the manager of the Banque Communautaire named “Jérémie Plus 3 :16”. It is composed of 37 members united in solidarity for receiving Kiva loans with the goal of developing their businesses.

Eugénie has been part of the micro-enterprise world since 1999. She sells beignets (fritters or doughnuts) and pure water, as well as drinks. Her business is in the middle of developing progressively. The loan she’ll obtain next will be used to buy wheat flour, vegetable oil, and drinks to sell retail with the goal of increasing her profits. Her business generates a profit of $60 per week.

Eugénie has the ambition of expanding her business by adding other products. The quality of her beignets, as well as the upkeep of good relations with her customers, guarantees customers for her business.

In this group: Eugénie, Gérard, Marie, Josée, Alexis, Sera, Jimmy, Esther, Nelly, Judith, Eugénie*, Elisa, Colette, Madeleine, Jacky*, Lucie, Rose, José, Bertilde, Christine, Sophie, Gode, Bibiane, Gode, Thérèse, Anny, Julienne, Jacqueline, Marie, Maguy, Pétronie, Alain, Willy, Auguste, Angèle, Véronique, Ambroise
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey



Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: August 31, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: HOPE DRC, a HOPE International institution

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Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: August 31, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: HOPE DRC, a HOPE International institution