A loan helped a member to buy pagnes [traditional decorated cloth] for resale.


Bakwazawa Group's story

Sifa's loan has been very beneficial because it met the needs of her household and her business has grown well, despite the pandemic, which has disrupted economic activities at a global level.

Though businesses have recovered modestly, she thinks it's time to cope and take the advantage to improve her business. In the photo, she's wearing a red coat.

In this group: Sifa, Kavugho, Patrick

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer John Kendall.


This loan is special because:

It supports women who escaped violence in other parts of DRC.



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams




Loan details