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Gédéon Plus Group's story

Ida is the chairwoman of a community bank named “Gédéon Plus,” which is composed of eight microentrepreneurs jointly united to receive loans from Kiva through HOPE RDC with the goal of developing their businesses.

Ida is married and has five children, four of whom attend school. She earns a living by selling forever products, a business she started in 1998. She sells in mid-east of Kinshasa. Currently, through her sales, Ida makes about 40% of the sales per month. She is a loyal client of the HOPE RDC and has already received and repaid eight loans. She is requesting her ninth loan, which she will use to increase the inventory of her business. Ida is working hard in order to achieve her dream of someday opening a drugstore.

In this group: Ida, Nzuzi, Béa, Nzeki, Stéphanie, Lola, Victorine, Abe



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