A loan of $3,975 helped a member to purchase a variety of meat and manioc.

La Reconnaissance 1 Group's story

Basile, age 45, is married with four children, ages 4 to 24 years old. He has three children attending school. He is representing the La Reconnaissance 1 group. Basile has a butcher shop and has been operating for over 10 years. He will use the loan to buy a variety of meat and manioc to sell. Manioc is a popular starchy food in Congo made from the roots of the cassava plant. His business strategy is to be friendly with the customers and offer competitive prices.

Basile has received four previous loans from HOPE Congo, Kiva's partner. He has a good repayment record. He would like to travel abroad in order the buy merchandise to sell in Congo.

In this group: Basile, Brigitte, Rita, Jeanne

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