A loan of $9,350 helped a member to buy 5 bales of shoes.


La Patience Group's story

Mwengesyali, the customer, is an advisor to the "Patience" business group. A young, experienced and dynamic entrepreneur, she is 33 years old and the mother of 7 children who all attend school. He spouse is a retailer of various products. She sells shoes and displays her merchandise at the public market. She started her business with help from her husband and later benefited from loans from the MFI Hekima. She has been in this line of work for 6 years. This new loan will enable her to buy 5 bales of shoes. She would like to expand her business and build a house for her children. The insecurity in the region is a challenge to the progress of her business. Finally, she would like to strongly thank Hekima for helping to make non-bankable women entrepreneurs self-sufficient, especially in this critical time of war in the east of the country.

In this group: Aziza, Maganga, Mwengesyali, Kiza, Muharanyi
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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