A loan of $5,150 helped a member to pay for food for his restaurant, including manioc, oil, and sacks of tomatoes.


Redempteur 1 Group's story

Dominique, age 52, is married and has a 25 year-old child. He is representing the Redempteur 1 group. He owns a restaurant and has been operating it for 4 years. He will use the loan to buy food for his restaurant, including manioc, oil, and sacks of tomatoes. Manioc is a staple Congolese food that is made from the roots of local Casava plants. His business strategy is to market and promote his restaurant through flyers and posters. He also tries to improve the aesthetics of his restaurant and wants it to be inviting and pretty inside. Dominique has received 4 previous loans from HOPE Congo, Kiva's partner. He has a good repayment record. His next project will be to buy an ice cream machine for his restaurant.

In this group: Dominique, Noel , Fostine, Jerica, Suzanne
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