A loan of $3,950 helped a member to pay for hardware store merchandise.

Volonte Divine 3 (2) Group's story

Joel, age 41, is married with four children, ages 4 to 19 years old. He has three children currently attending school. He is representing the Volonte Divine 3 (2) group. Joel has a hardware shop where he sells a variety of items. He has had this business for 20 years. He will use the loan to replenish his hardware merchandise, such as nails, screws, hammers, and hand saws. His business strategy is to be a good salesman. He has many years of experience and can offer his customers advice about their construction projects. He also tries to keep a large variety of merchandise stocked at all times.

Joel has received five previous loans from HOPE Congo, Kiva's partner. He has a good repayment record. He hopes to open a large hardware shop in the future.

In this group: Joel, Edith, Carvalo, Marie

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