A loan of $3,250 helped a member buy softdrinks to resell.


La Richesse 2 (#3) Group's story

Jean, age 40, is married and has a 12-year-old child. He also cares for his father in his home. Jean is representing the La Richesse 2 #3 group. Jean owns a drink store and has had this business for 2 years. He will use the loan to restock his store with local and imported drinks. His business strategy is to keep his store clean and organized. He wants to keep the atmosphere in his store pleasing for the customers. Jean has received 3 previous loans from Kiva’s partner, HOPE Congo. He has a good repayment record. In the future, he wants to expand his business and products by buying a soft-serve ice cream machine and an ice machine. He wants to continue to grow his business because it is helping him to provide a better life for his family.

In this group: Jean Jacques, Marie Jeanne, Sylvie, Koundzika, Anicet
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