A loan of $3,750 helped a member to pay for oil, flour, sugar, yeast, and firewood.

Le Sauveur 1 Group's story

Marie, who is 60 years old, is married, with five children, ages 22 to 31 years old. She also takes care of her elderly father.

Marie is representing the Le Sauveur 1 group. She makes and sells beignets in a local market. She has been operating this business for one year. She will use her share of the loan to buy oil, flour, sugar, yeast, and firewood.

Her business strategy is to give small samples to entice potential customers to buy beignets from her.

Marie has received three previous loans from Kiva’s partner, HOPE Congo. She has a good repayment record.

In this group: Marie Elise, Héléne, Pie, Brigitte

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