A loan of $2,150 helped a member to pay for a new washing machine..


Israel 1 Group's story

Mesmin, age 26, is single and has no children. He represents the Israel 1 group. Mesmin owns a small dry cleaning business, which he has been operating for 2 years. He will use his portion of the loan to buy another machine that cleans clothes. This is Mesmin’s 3rd loan from Kiva partner HOPE Congo. He has a good repayment record with HOPE. He hopes to expand his business and, one day, to open a small hotel in Brazzaville.

In this group: Mesmin Chardel, Roselyne, Raoul, Borel, Bibiche, Etchesseley, Alphonsine, Keliya, Paulin
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