A loan of $3,650 helped a member to purchase three boxes of fresh food to resell.


Went Plus Group's story

“Went Plus” is a community bank made up of 16 micro-entrepreneurs. Its chairwoman is Josée. These members are united with the same goal; to grow their businesses.

Josée sells fresh food in the north eastern and most populated areas of Kinshasa. She began her business in 2009. Hard work and good management has helped her succeed at making a profit.

She is a loyal client of IMF HOPE RDC and has already received three loans and repaid them properly.

With this loan, Josée will buy three boxes of fresh food to resell. The business gives her a profit of $60 every week.

Josée is 43 years old, married and the mother of three children who ages vary between three and 12 years old. Two attend school. Her ambition is to expand her business.

In this group: Josée, Mfutila*, Mimie, Mozaline, Jacky, Pascaline*, Makiesse, Mijosée*, Georgette, Trésor, Jeancy, Jacky, Chantal, Hélène, Wivine, Béatrice
*not pictured



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