A loan of $4,000 helped a member to buy 15 high quality pairs of trousers, 20 shirts, singlets, undergarments, skirts and dresses.


Les Amis De La Paix Group's story

The customer, Chance, has been a trader for the past three years and is a member of the "Les Amis de la Paix" ("Friends of Peace") business platform. She is 28 years old, married and mother to one child who is at school. Chance sells clothing and is requesting a loan from Hekima so that she can expand her business. She is going to buy 15 pairs of luxury trousers, 20 shirts, singlets, undergarments, skirts and dresses. Her husband is a public transport driver. She got her initial capital from her brothers and she would like to expand it as well as to educate and cover her child's medical expenses.She is grateful to Hekima for its support to male and female entrepreneurs, who do not have access to classic banks, by granting them loans without any material guarantee.

In this group: Philemo, Katsununu, Surimuani, Chance
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Alison Le Bras



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