A loan of $4,200 helped a member to pay for food and other inventory items for his shop.

La Richesse 2 (#4) Group's story

Obed, age 37, is single and has a 3-year-old child. He also provides for and cares for his father. Obed is representing the La Richesse 2 #4 group. He owns a small grocery shop in Brazzaville. He has had this business for over 15 years! He has a strong presence in his community and has acquired many customers over the years. He will use the loan to buy merchandise to restock his grocery shop. His business strategy is to offer good prices and be willing to barter with customers to find the best price.

Obed has received three previous loans from Kiva’s partner, HOPE Congo. He hopes to continued to expand his business and become a large business owner one day.

In this group: Obed, Mbemba, Julberto, Berthe, Genabelle, Peguy Noel
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