A loan of $5,225 helped a member to purchase additional stock for her clothing store.


Evolution 2.2 Group's story

Patricia is the leader of the group Evolution 2.2, which consists of four micro-entrepreneurs from Brazzaville, Congo. Patricia is married with three children, ranging in age from 14 to 25. This is Patricia's third loan cycle with HOPE Congo and will use her portion of the loan to purchase clothes in bulk for her store, which she has been operating for the last six years. One of the challenges that Patricia faces is dealing with the seasonal nature of her business and knowing when certain items will be in demand. In the future, Patricia hopes to continue to grow her activities due to her strong financial aptitude. Additionally, the increased income that she hopes to earn from her business will be put towards a constructing a new home for her and her family.

In this group: Patricia, Armelle, Zita, Marie



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