A loan of $1,000 helps a member to buy staple items.


Benge Group's story

Benge feels satisfied with the loan he received from Paidek because, at a minimum, it helped him meet his goals. His business is going well, and it's not too much of a stretch to send his children to school. However, he still deals with not having enough capital to prevent stock-outs.

In this group: Benge, Kahindo

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Alexandra Kenin.


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


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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.