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Total loan: $4,250
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Epmcc Plus Group


A loan of $4,250 helped a member to increase the inventory of her business by buying two sacks of mangoes and reselling them for a profit.


Epmcc Plus Group's story

Tyty is a chairwoman of a community bank named "EPMCC Plus," made up of 23 members firmly united to receive loans from the MFI (micro-finance institution) HOPE RDC in order to develop their businesses.

Tyty sells fruits and other miscellaneous items. She sells them in a market located in the western part of Kinshasa. She has been in business since 1997. She has borrowed four loans from MFI HOPE DRC for business expansion, and she fully repaid them. With the next loan, Tyty will be able to meet customer demand and generate additional profits. She will buy two sacks of mangoes to resell for a profit. Her business makes 30 USD in profit each day. One of Tyty's strategies for keeping her clients is to tell them in advance about any change that can occur in business. Her ambition is to become a fruit provider. Tyty is 30 years old. She is married and has four children between ages 4 and 18 years old. Two of them go to school.

In this group: Tyty, Frida, Tyty, Mfutila, Kusosa, Marie, Monga, Jeanne, Landu, Jean-Claude, Basunga*, Mbambu, Mima*, Muyombe, Mafuta, Annie*, Mireille, Tsamba, Dorcas, Pierre*, Kamuimba, Isungu, Perpetue
*not pictured



Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: July 12, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: HOPE DRC, a HOPE International institution

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Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: July 12, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: HOPE DRC, a HOPE International institution