A loan helped a member to buy stock 5 bags each of 100 kg. of beans, which will reinforce her initial capital.


Dorcas Group's story

Mme Claudine is a client of Hekima IMF and chairs the group villageoise "DORCAS"; she is married, 50 years old and mother of 5 children all schooled, her partner is not working.

She sells beans, a business she began in 1985 with start up funds received from her family. Later she joined the Hekima program to support her business, during which it gradually evolved. With this new loan, she will buy stock of 5 bags each of 100 kg. of beans which will reinforce her initial capital. Her busines has no problems.

She would like her children to continue to study. And lastly, she wishes to thank Hekina and its partners for their support to small business owners with no cash value, during this global crisis of covid-19. The photo shows only the leader of the group due to covid-19 social distancing measures.

In this group: Jeanine, Elisabeth, Elodie, Mamy, Florence, Dorcas, Josephine, Christelle, Claudine, Esperence, Francine, Marie Claire, Eugee, Mwamini, Sylvie, Mapendo, Angelique, Noela, Jean, Rada, Neema

Translated from French.


This loan is special because:

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



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