A loan of $3,650 helped a member to pay for hair products, hair dryers, and a sterilizer..


La Source 1 Group's story

Alexis, age 37, is married with five children, ages 1 to 17 years old. He has four children attending school. He is representing the La Source 1 group. Alexis is a hair stylist and owns a hair salon. He has been operating this business for 13 years. He will use the loan to buy hair products, hair dryers, and a sterilizer. He plans to open another location during this loan cycle, so some of the products he buys will go to his new location. His business strategy is to always be improving and beautifying his salon.

Alexis has received two previous loans from Kiva's partner, HOPE Congo. He has a good repayment record. He would like to travel abroad to learn more about hair styling and salons. He then wants to come back and open a grand salon in Brazzaville.

In this group: Alexis Arxand, Marthe, Marie, Alphonsine, Yzeldah, Judith, Persis
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