A loan of $3,950 helped a member to buy chickens, corn and manioc flour.

Adonai Plus Group's story

Bernadette, aged 46, is the manager of the Community Bank named “Adonai Plus”. It is composed of 27 members united in solidarity for receiving Kiva loans with the goal of developing their businesses.

Bernadette has been part of the micro-enterprise world since 1992. She runs a restaurant. Her business is in the western part of Kinshasa. The loan she’ll obtain next will be used to increase the restaurant’s stock by buying chickens, two 50kg sacks of corn and manioc flour and vegetable oil with the goal of increasing her profits. Her business generates a profit of $480 per month. Bernadette is married and the mother of three children whose ages vary between 18 and 32 years old. Two of them attend school.

In this group: Bernadette, Philo, Mbuyi, Marie-Jeanne, Jeanne, Martine, Chantal, Léa, Celphorose*, Julie, Bambiti, Bibiche, Elysée, Elysée, Georgette, Lylie, Béatrice, Julienne, Niclette*, Régine, Kapinga, Aimée, Jolie, Mbelu, Ngamasa, Nzimbu, Emilie
*not pictured

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