A loan of $2,700 helped a member to buy drinks for resale.

Kiwissa 2 (4) Group's story

Basile, age 59, is married and has two children, ages 15 and 17. They are both currently attending school. He is representing the Kiwissa 2 (4) group. Basile sells drinks in a local market. He has had this business for six years. He will use the loan to buy more drinks to replenish his stock. His business strategy is to give friendly and consistent customer service. He is nice to his customers and tries to cheer them up.

Basile has received two previous loans from HOPE Congo, Kiva's partner. He has a good repayment record. He hopes his children will succeed in life and be happy.

In this group: Basile, Germaine, Elise, Gisele , Jean Claude

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