A loan helped a member to buy 10 crates of different drinks, 2 bags of rice, one 20 litre can of oil and some condiments. The profits will be reinvested in the business.


Kohama Group's story

Pauline is 37 and the representative of the group Kohama. She is married and has three children. The oldest is 18 and the youngest is 7. Three children go to school and she has three dependents.
Pauline has been running a restaurant for 4 years. She stocks up at the markets in zone 1.
With the money granted to her, she plans to buy 10 crates of different drinks, 2 sacks of rice, one 20 litre can of oil and some condiments. The profits will be reinvested in the business.
She wants to use the profits from the loan to reinvest in her business. She has always wanted to buy a piece of land for her children and to ensure her children's eduction.

In this group: Pauline, Abibata, Rosalie, Aguiaratou

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Joanne Assheton.


This loan is special because:

It empowers borrowers to grow their businesses.



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