Total loan: $225


KARONGI, Western Province, Rwanda / Manufacturing

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A loan helped to purchase more timber and raw materials for his shop.

Sylvere's story

Sylvere is a Rwandese who lives near the Kiziba refugee camp in Rwanda. Sylvere makes furniture like benches, chairs, tables, and shelves. He is also a father of eight children. He started the business because he saw that it was an essential need to the community especially refugees who had just joined and settling down.

Sylvere is requesting a loan to buy timber and other raw materials that will help him improve the products that he sells and also be able to sell in large quantities. Sylvere is motivated and excited to see his business grow.