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Total loan: $875

Jean De Dieu

Kirehe, Eastern Province, Rwanda / Food

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A loan helped to purchase more inventory for his shop.

Jean De Dieu's story

Jean de Dieu, a refugee, husband and father to three children, is a hardworking man who is passionate about business. He runs a grocery shop and a salon. He and his family live in one of the six refugee camps in Rwanda. He works hard to provide for all of his family's needs through operating these two businesses.

Jean de Dieu's businesses are growing, in both revenue and number of clients. He is a repeat borrower and used his first Kiva loan to increase the working capital of his grocery shop and the second to open his salon right next door. Today, Jean de Dieu is requesting a third loan that he will use to buy products in bulk, hence increasing his profit margin.

Jean de Dieu is eager to work hard to have the biggest businesses in his refugee camp, providing services for others and creating opportunity for his family.