A loan of $5,150 helped a member to buy more clothing to sell.


Prosperite 3 Group's story

Gertrude, age 45, is a single mother of 2 children, ages 15 and 18. Both of her teenagers are attending school. She is representing the Prosperite 3 group. Gertrude sells clothing in a local market and has been operating this business for over 10 years. She has gained many valuable customers over the years. She will use the loan to buy more clothing to sell. Her business strategy is to keep a large variety of clothes available for her customers. She has received 4 previous loans from Kiva's partner, HOPE Congo. She has a good repayment record. She wants to begin importing clothes for her business in the future. She hopes her children will continue in their studies and work in business like her.

In this group: Gertrude, Augustine Marie, Denise, Lidie Gilberte



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