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Terimbere Ii Group
In this Group: Adela, Elena, Marthe, Virginie, Jeanne, Dominique, A. Marie, A. Marie, Gérardine, Pascasie, Feza, Rachel, Alexandre, Chantal, Mustafa, Monique, Christine, Souavis*, Mélance, Aisha, Appolinaire, Emmanuel*, Gilbert, Farida, Charlotte, Chantal*, Espérance, Diomède, Jeanette, Férdinand, Espérance, Obed, Odette, Francine, Innocent, Odile, Ananie
* not pictured
Alexandre is part of the group Terimere II and lives in Bujumbura. He is 45 years old and married to Sophie, a shopkeeper. Together they have 9 children between the ages of 8 and 25, 5 of which are currently enrolled in school. Alexandre also takes care of his 4 grandchildren, of which 1 is enrolled in school.

Alexandre has been in the goat business for 4 years. He is on his fourth loan with Turame. With the loan he obtains through Kiva, he will increase his capital and purchase many goats for resale, in order to increase his profit.

In the coming years, Alexandre would like to update his home and to see his children educated.
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Alexandre fait partie du groupe Terimere II et habite à Bujumbura. Il a 45 ans et est marié à Sophie, une commerçante. Ensemble ils ont 9 enfants âgés de 8 à 25 ans dont 5 étudient.
Il prend soin de ses 4 petits enfants dont 1 étudie.

Il fait le commerce de chèvres depuis 4 ans.

Il est à son quatrième crédit à Turame. Avec le crédit KIVA qu’il obtient, il va augmenter son capital et acheter beaucoup de chèvres à revendre, pour gagner plus.

Dans les années à venir, il voudrait réhabiliter sa maison et voir ses enfants étudier.

Additional Information

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Burundi

  • $600
    Average annual income
  • 20
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    Burundi Loans Fundraising
  • $4,421,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,558.0
    Burundi Francs (BIF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Terimbere Ii Group's $4,600 loan helped a member to increase his capital and purchase goats for resale, in order to increase his profit.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 6, 2013
May 20, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 17, 2013