A loan of $9,150 helped a member to buy more Irish potatoes, bananas, and cassavas for sale.


Girimpuhwe Cb Sub Grp A Group's story

Girimpuhwe is a group represented by Honorine who is 32 years old. She is married with three children aged between six and twelve years old. The group name means “be merciful” in English.

Honorine sells foodstuff and she has been doing this for the past seven years. The group members are working hard in order to improve their standards of living. With the loan, Honorine would like to buy more Irish potatoes, bananas, and cassavas for sale. The profits from the business will be used to increase her savings.

In this group: Damien, Salama, Alexis, Josiane, Felicita, Claudien*, Alice, Alphonse, Anastasie, Jean Bosco, Honorine, Damascene*, Jeanne, Therese, Marie Josee, Mediatrice
*not pictured


This loan is special because:

It provides financial opportunities to riskier Rwandan entrepreneurs who rely on social collateral.



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