A loan of $1,850 helped a member to buy more sorghum to make more local soft drink to sell to her community.


Urugero Rushaki Group's story

Marie Delphine is 43 years old and is married with 4 children. Due to her experience and background, Marie Delphine was nominated as the group leader for URUGERO RUSHAKI. Marie Delphine is the person holding a passbook. Marie Delphine has owned and operated local soft drink business for the past 20 years. Like many of those in the group, her business is well organized and requires that she work from 6am to 7pm every day. Despite the long days, Marie Delphine is determined to operate a successful business in order to provide a better life for her children.

Marie Delphine has requested a loan from Kiva through VisionFund Rwanda Company in order to buy more sorghum to make more local soft drink to sell. With the profits from this loan, she will be able to reinvest in her business, pay school fees for her children, and save for her future.

In this group: Marie Deliphine, Aline, Aloys, Xaverinne, Alphonse, Dancille, Marie Chantal, Felicien, Dancille, Elias


This loan is special because:

It supports entrepreneurs helping to rebuild Rwanda's economy.



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