A loan of $4,375 helped a member to buy a generator to keep the power permanent for his business.


Winner Plus Group's story

Junior is the chairman of the Community Bank “Winner Plus”, which is composed of 14 members united in solidarity to receive loans from Kiva through MFI HOPE RDC with the goal of developing their businesses.

Junior runs a game room for children in his area, located mid-east of Kinshasa. He began his business in 2000. With hard work and determination, his business has prospered. Junior is now well known and liked in this area. He has already received MFI HOPE DRC loans six times and fully repaid them. The loans he has received have helped him rent a well-located business place. He makes about $70 profit each week. Junior intends to purchase a generator for permanent power in order to generate additional profits. His ambition is to open another game room in another area. He is single, with a five year-old child.

In this group: Junior, Anne, Nzeba, Géneviève, Françoise, Véronique, Roger, Bernadette, Fanny*, Josephine, Marie Josée, Julienne*, Emmanuel, Hélène
*not pictured



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