A loan of $4,600 helped a member to buy canned goods, sacks of sugar and milk to sell.


Boyambi Plus Group's story

Christian is the leader of the Community Bank named “Boyambi Plus”, which is composed of 27 members united in solidarity to receive Kiva loans with the goal of developing their businesses.

Christian is 28 and single. He has been part of the micro-enterprise world since 2008. He operates a general store in Kinshasa. He works hard with good management skills in order to realize his dream of one day opening a larger store in Kinshasa. He would also like to achieve financial independence through his business, which earns him $40 per week. He works to the best of his abilities so that he might achieve his goals. Christian is a trustworthy client of the MFI HOPE RDC, having two times obtained and correctly repaid loans. He will increase his stock of merchandise with his next loan by buying cans, sacks of sugar and milk and reselling them at a profit. Christian is happy to be Hope’s client.

In this group: Christian, Nicole, Christine, Marie, Chantal, Jolie, Patience, Jacquie, Pauline, Mélanie, Patrick, Landu, Mawana, Tshitshi*, Mbuka, Lema, Mado, Seke, Mariamu, Nancy*, Berthe, Mbuyi, Tshibola, Manzambi, Agnès, Mola*, Orthence
*not pictured



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