A loan helped a member to pay for 200 boards and the transport costs to boost her initial capital.


Shekina Group's story

Eveline is a client of the IMF Hekima and president of the community bank "SHEKINA". She's 42 years old, married and the mother of three children still in school. She trades in flooring, using funds she received from her husband (a barber) 10 years ago and after that Hekima followed. For this loan she is going to buy 200 boards, the transport of them included, in order to reinforce her initial capital. Her ambitions are to grow her capital in order to have her own truck for the transport of her own merchandise, but also to have her children study at university and also to buy more agricultural land. She says, "thanks to Hekima and its partners for the good initiative to secure financing for people who earn little.

In this group: Methodia, Michel, Claudine, Eveline, Eugenie, Justine, Alphane, Marie Gorette, Marie, Linda, Judith, Solange, Nyamatomwa, Adolphine, Josline, Leonida, Nzigire, Jeanine, Jacqueline, Pascal, Maujo

Translated from French.


This loan is special because:

It serves entrepreneurs in conflict-affected areas with few opportunities.



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