A loan of $4,025 helped a member to pay for juice makings, fish and yogurt.

La Lumiere 1 Group's story

Victorine, age 55, is divorced with 3 children, ages 21 to 29 years old. She is representing the La Lumiere 1 group. Victorine produces some food products and sells a variety of other food products. She makes fruit juice herself and sells it in the local market. She will use the loan to buy smoked fish and yogurt to sell also. She has had this business for 10 years. Her business strategy is to call her customers and let them know when she has fresh food to sell.

She has received 5 previous loans from Kiva's partner, HOPE Congo, and she has a good repayment record. Victorine wants to be a great businesswoman as she continues to improve her business.

In this group: Victorine, Nicia, Tabitha Jeanne, Fernande

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