A loan of $4,000 helps a member to stock up on plastic sandals and improve her initial capital.


La Solution Group's story

Chantal is a client of Hekima et presides over the group The Solution. She is married , aged 51 and has nine children, who are all in school. He husband works for the government.

She has been selling plastic sandals for seven years, with start up funds from her husband. She then became part of Hekima, which supports her business and she has expanded progressively.

With this latest loan, she will stock up on plastic sandals and also reinforce her start up capital. The problem is lockdown and the dollar conversion rate. She would like that her children continue their education and she will develop her business.

She wants to thank Hekima and it partners for supporting non-bankable persons during this global crisis with Covid-19..

The image is just of her as they respect social distancing.

In this group: Chantal, Irene, Asnatha, Paul

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Tim Gibson.


This loan is special because:

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

Manon Genouille, Kiva staff

Manon Genouille
Kiva staff



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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.