A loan helped to buy containers of general drain oil, inner tubes, and bikes in order to save to care for his children.


Tenga Marcel's story

Tenga Marcel is the father of 8 children, 7 of whom attend school. He is a mechanic and has a store selling spare parts in a suburb of the capital which he has operated for 14 years.

Tenga Marcel has repaid his first loan with Kiva and this will be his 6th loan with YIKRI. He is asking for a new loan to buy contrainers of general drain oil, inner tubes, and bikes in order to satisfy the needs of his customers. Tenga Marcel hopes to use his profits to reinvest in his business and save to care for his children. He hopes everyone will protect themselves against the Covid-19 virus.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Pont.


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