A loan of $3,550 helped a member to pay for oil, sugar, tomatoes, rice, and kerosene to sell at his market.

La Bienfaisance 2 (1) Group's story

Seth, age 56, is married with 3 children, aged 14 to 30 years old. All 3 of his children are currently attending high school or college.

He is representing the La Bienfaisance 2 (1) group. Seth has a small grocery market and has been operating it for over 20 years. He has gained valuable experience over the years, as well as many loyal customers. He will use the loan to buy oil, sugar, tomatoes, rice, and kerosene to sell in his store. His business strategy is to always have in stock what the customers want. He regularly asks his customers what items they prefer and tries to cater to their needs.

Seth has received 3 previous loans from HOPE Congo, Kiva's partner. He has a good repayment record. He hopes to continue to progress and open another business in the future.

In this group: Seth Jean, Irma Mathurine, Lebeau Ardaud, Edwige, Josephine

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