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Total loan: $8,200


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KARONGI, Western Province, Rwanda / Retail

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A loan helped to purchase more items and increase stock.

Casmir's story

Casmir is a well-known entrepreneur in the western part of Rwanda. He started a general store after the establishment of the Kiziba refugee camp. He realized that refugees will need easily accessible and affordable products. He started the business to help refugees and also improve his standard of living. Casmir has become one of the biggest wholesalers of mattresses and home utilities in the community.

Casmir's business is a general store comprised of clothes and home utilities. He also sells fabrics, bags, and mattresses. Casmir is a husband and father of five. His business is the sole income to help him cover all home expenses. He is also a good borrower where a few months ago he completed two loans from a bank.

Casmir's general store is just like many other businesses that suffered this year due to COVID-19. He did not generate high revenue. It was also closed for some months, and he was running out of stock. A loan to Casmir will help purchase more items for the store to make his business operational again. There is no doubt that this loan will make a good impact and also be fully repaid considering his good credit history.