A loan of $4,900 helped a member to increase his stock of merchandise by purchasing some cans of paints in bulk and reselling them at a profit.

Divinité Plus Group's story

Divinité Plus is a Community Bank made up of 33 members whose chairman is Lubadika. These members are united for the same goal: to grow their businesses using loans received from Kiva through IMF HOPE RDC.

Lubadika sells cans of paints. He began his business in 1998. After hard work and good management, he succeeded in making it thrive thanks to the accumulated profits. He will increase his stock of merchandise with his next loan by buying some more cans of paints in bulk and reselling them at a profit in his neighborhood. Every week his business generates a profit of US$40. Lubadika is 32 years old and engaged.

In this group: Lubadika, Anne Marie, Bobo, Mathy, Sophie, Ileo, Izika, Jolie, Lema, Sophie, Lukoji, Mado, Désiré, Thérèse, Niclette, Yvonne, Ngalula, Anasthasie, Mathilde, Nzuzi, Jacquie, Saku, Mireille, Nzuzi, Catherine, Kiatoko, Munangi, Nseka, Nicolas, Guylain, Kiayima, Marie, Amadou

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