A loan of $4,350 helped a member to diversify her business by purchasing 80 crates of soft drinks for resale.

Adonai Plus Group's story

Bernadette, aged 46, is the chairwoman of the Community Bank named “Adonai Plus”. It is composed of 13 members united in solidarity for receiving Kiva loans with the goal of developing their businesses.

Bernadette has been part of the micro-enterprise world since 1992. She runs a restaurant. Her business is located to the western part of Kinshasa. She has been a faithful Hope client, having seven times obtained and properly repaid loans. Since then, her business has prospered.The loan she’ll obtain next will be used to diversify her business by purchasing 80 crates of soft drink for resale with the goal of increasing her profits.

Her business generates a profit of about $25 per day. Bernadette’s ambition is to become a soft drink provider in her environment. She is married and the mother of three children whose ages vary between 18 and 32 years old. Two of them attend school

In this group: Bernadette, Philo, Mbuyi, Julie, Georgette, Béatrice, Bakumedibi, Aimée, Charlotte, Mamie, Sidonie, Lesa, Anna
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