A loan of $3,100 helped a member to pay for food and supplies for the restaurant..


Dieu Merci 1 Group's story

Therese, age 50, is married with 3 grown children. She has one child in college. She is representing the Dieu Merci 1 group.

Therese runs a restaurant in Brazzaville. She will use the loan to buy food and supplies for her restaurant. Her business strategy is to keep a clean and welcoming atmosphere in her restaurant. She understands that customers want to spend time in a place that is pleasing.

Therese has received 4 previous loans from Kiva's partner, HOPE Congo. She has a good repayment record. She hopes to continue to improve her restaurant and expand to selling fish as well.

In this group: Therese, Gislaine, Eulali
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