A loan of $1,000 helps a member to sell dresses, skirts, slippers and more.


Famille Shimita Group's story

The previous loan was very beneficial to Heritier as it allowed him to develop the business by adding supply and making investments like buying a plot.

He would like to have substantial funds in order to diversify his business activity and increase his revenue. The requested loan will be used to increase his stock of dresses, skirts, slippers and more.

In this group: Heritier, Rolande

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Madeleine Travers.


This loan is special because:

It helps small businesses in Eastern Congo access financial services.

Manon Genouille, Kiva staff

Manon Genouille
Kiva staff



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams






Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.