A loan of $2,600 helped a member to buy children's clothing and sandals to restock her supply.


Deo-Gracias 2 Group's story

Clarisse is 44 years old, married, with six children, ages 5 to 26 years old. She has three children attending school. She also cares for her father.

Clarisse is representing the Deo-Gracias 2 group. She sells children's clothing and has been operating this business for five years. She will use the loan to buy children's clothing and sandals to restock her supply. Her business strategy is to keep a large variety and quantity of clothes at her stand. She is also willing to negotiate with clients and find the best price.

Clarisse has received one previous loan from Kiva's partner, HOPE Congo. She did well with her first loan. She would like to open up a grocery stand one day. She is saving and planning for this transition.

In this group: Clarisse , Jean Patrice, Marie, Leticia, Aurelie



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