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Total loan: $1,700
C8040 Twitezimbere Group
, , Rwanda / Retail
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C8040 Twitezimbere Group's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!
A loan helped to purchase more goods such as soap, rice, salt and sugar to sell.
C8040 Twitezimbere Group's story
Jean Paul is 46 years old and married with seven children between the ages of 7 and 20 years old. His business is well organized. In his small shop he sells different goods including juice, rice, soap, salt, etc. He works from 7am until 8pm every day. Jean Paul employes one person to help him, and they have twenty years experience. Jean Paul is the president of this group which is called "C8040 Twitezimbere" in the local language. In the photo, he is the first person from the right. Jean Paul has requested a loan from Kiva lenders through Vision Finance Company in order to purchase rice, soap, salt, sugar, etc to sell. With the profits from the loan, he will be able to build his own house, reinvest in his business, and pay his children's school fees.