A loan of $4,475 helped a member to pay for boxes, plaster, and tape.


Amen 2 Group's story

Arsene, age 50, is married with four children, ages 3 to 22 years old. He has two children currently attending school. He is representing the Amen 2 group.

Arsene has a stand in the market where he sells a variety of household products. He has been operating this business for three years. He will use the loan to buy boxes, plaster, and scotch tape. His business strategy is to market his products near a large depot in his market.

This is Arsene’s first loan with HOPE Congo, Kiva’s partner. His group members and HOPE are confident he will be able to repay the loan. Arsene hopes to continue to grow and have a large household goods store.

In this group: Arsene, Geraldine, Grace, Marthe, Albertine, Bebene, Judicael, Phanuel, Rodrigue, Sara, Caroline
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