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Total loan: $2,050
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Prudence 1 Group


A loan of $2,050 helped a member to pay for milk, sugar, and flour.


Prudence 1 Group's story

Leonie, age 42, is a single mother of three children, ages 15 to 23. She also cares for her elderly father. She is representing the Prudence 1 group. Leonie has a small business selling yogurt and other food items at a stand in the market. She has been operating this business for three years. She will use the loan to buy flour, sugar, and milk. Her business strategy is to be friendly and helpful to all of her customers. This is Leonie's first loan from Kiva's partner, HOPE Congo. Her group and HOPE trust that she is a good business owner and will repay the loan. In the future, she hopes to travel abroad to buy clothing and then sell it back in Brazzaville.

In this group: Leonie, Nestor, Berline, Edite, Victorine
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Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: July 16, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: HOPE Congo S.A., a HOPE International institution

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Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: July 16, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: HOPE Congo S.A., a HOPE International institution