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Janvier was born in Rwanda and is 29 years old. He is married with 4 children aged between 2 and 9 years, 2 of whom attend school.
It is his first loan with ACB. He is going to use the loan to buy a motorbike in order to provide taxi services.
His growth strategy for the business is to work many hours a day and save lots to increase his capital. With the profits, he intends to pay his children's school fees and to improve the wellbeing of his family. In the next few years, Janvier would like to build his own house.
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Janvier est né au Rwanda et a 29 ans. Il est marié et il a 4 enfants de 2 à 9 ans, dont 2 scolarisés.

C’est son premier cycle de prêt avec ACB. Il va utiliser son crédit pour acheter une moto utilisée comme taxi-moto.

Sa stratégie pour la croissance de son business est d’épargner beaucoup et travailler beaucoup d’heures par jour pour augmenter le capital. Avec les profits, il prévoit de payer les frais scolaires de ses enfants et améliorer le bien être de sa famille. Dans les prochaines années, Janvier voudrait bâtir sa propre maison.

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About Amasezerano Community Banking, S.A.

Amasezerano Community Banking, S.A., is a for-profit microfinance institution founded in 2005 by the Rwandan NGO African Evangelist Enterprises-Rwanda and 61 individual shareholders, and has been a Kiva partner since June 2010. The mission of Amasezerano Community Bank (ACB) is to have a holistic, positive impact on the lives of poor people by providing quality financial services. ACB’s client base is composed primarily of farmers, small-business owners, women entrepreneurs and low-wage private-sector salaried workers. Credit offerings are tailored to meet client needs, and include group solidarity loans, agricultural loans, loans for women entrepreneurs, small-business loans, and loans for salaried workers. ACB also offers mobile money transfers, currency exchange and life insurance services to its borrowers.

About Rwanda

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 59
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    Rwanda Loans Fundraising
  • $15,325,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 590.0
    Rwanda Francs (RWF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,200 helped Janvier to buy a motorbike in order to provide taxi services.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 23, 2011
Aug 28, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 15, 2012