A loan of $7,550 helped a member to purchase onions in bulk quantities to sell to her customers.


La Richesse (1) Group's story

Sylvie is a member and leader of the group LA RICHESSE (1). The group consists of four other micro-entrepreneurs from Brazzaville, Congo. Sylvie has one child and is in the sixth loan cycle with HOPE Congo. She has been with HOPE Congo since 2011.

She sells fruits and vegetables to customers in her community. Sylvie’s secret to her business is that she always receives clients with a warm welcome and allows certain customers to pay on flexible terms.

In the future, Sylvie plans to expand the type of products that she offers to clients and to be a wholesaler.

In this group: Sylvie, Rose, Angélique, Edouard, Brondone
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