A loan of $3,700 helped a member to buy more prepaid phone cards to meet customer demand.

Adonai Plus Group's story

Mbuyi T. is the president of the community bank Adonai Plus, which is composed of 12 members united in solidarity to receive loans from Kiva through MFI HOPE RDC with the goal of developing their businesses.

Mbuyi, who is 25 years old and single, runs a telephone booth in his area located west of Kinshasa. He began his business in 2007. His beginning capital was $10. With hard work and determination, his business has prospered. Mbuyi is now well known and liked in this area. He has already received six MFI HOPE DRC loans and fully repaid them. Since that time his business has prospered, and the loans he has received have helped him rent a well-located businessplace. He makes $60 profit each week. With his next loan, Mbuyi intends to purchase more prepaid cards to meet the customer demand and generate additional profits. His ambition is to open a cellular phone shop in his area.

In this group: Mbuyi, Philo, Bernadette, Julie, Bambiti, Elysée, Georgette, Béatrice, Julienne, Niclette, Kapinga, Aimée
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