A loan of $4,225 helped a member to buy sandals and charcoal to sell.

L'excellence 3 Group's story

Steel, age 32, is single with a 4 year old daughter. She is representing the group L'excellence 3. She sells sandals, drinks, and charcoal in a local market. She has been a vendor in the market for 4 years. She will use the loan to buy more sandals and charcoal to sell. Her business strategy is to market her merchandise. She uses a megaphone to announce her products and prices.

Steel has received 3 previous loans from Kiva partner HOPE Congo. She has a good repayment record. She wants to continue her business and open a large store in the future. She hopes her daughter will become a doctor one day. She plans to help her meet this goal as much as she can.

In this group: Steel , Laurentine, Clarisse, Anthelme, Exalt
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