A loan of $5,525 helped a member to buy soap, cans of sardines, and oil..


Bana Na Nzambe 2 Group's story

Marcelin, age 39, is single. He has three children, ages 5 to 11, one of whom is attending school. He is representing the Bana Na Nzambe 2 group. He has a grocery stall that he has been operating for over 10 years. He will use the loan to buy a variety of items to sell, such as soap, cans of sardines, and oil. His business strategy is to sell his items well and offer great customer service.

Marcelin has received 5 previous loans from Kiva partner HOPE Congo. He has a good repayment record. He wants to have his business for a long time and to be able to travel abroad to buy merchandise in the future.

In this group: Marcelin, Nathalie, Rose, Alda Estelle, Tabia, Clementine, Jeanne, Evelyne
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