A loan of $2,875 helped a member to pay for sugar, spaghetti, and cans of sardines for resale.

Les Vainqueurs 1 Group's story

Jean Didier, age 52 years, is married and has 9 children, ages 5 to 24. All of his children are currently attending school. He also cares for his elderly father.

Jean Didier is representing the Les Vainqueurs 1 group. He operates a grocery stand in a local market. He sells various food and household products that are in demand in his community. He has gained valuable experience over the 30 years he has had this business. He will use the loan to buy sugar, spaghetti, and cans of sardines for resale. His business strategy is to buy in bulk from his supplier, thus lowering the price per item. He will be able to buy in bulk and gain a better price because of the loan he will receive.

Jean Didier has received 4 previous loans from Kiva's partner, HOPE Congo. He has a good repayment record. He hopes to build a large boutique for his business one day.

In this group: Jean Didier, Rolich, André

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