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Total loan: $2,400

Abiyemeje Cb Group

, , Rwanda / Retail

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A loan helped to buy more charcoal for her business to meet customer demand.


Abiyemeje Cb Group's story

Greetings from Rwanda! This is ABIYMEJE CB, a group of entrepreneurs who own businesses varying from food production to retail. The group’s name translates into “committed people” in English.

Leoncie is 33 years old and married with two children aged 5 and 11 years; she is the group’s proud representative.

Leonie sells charcoal at the local market to make ends meet for her family and has been running this business for the past year. Leoncie is requesting this loan to buy more charcoal for her business to meet customer demand so that she can support her family financially, which will help her in raising her children.

Leoncie hopes that the extra income from this loan will allow her to increase her capital. In the future, Leoncie plans to see her business growing to the level that she can gain more from it and increase her savings.

She thanks you for your support.