A loan helped a member to buy sewing notions (fabrics, poplins, sewing thread, buttons, etc).


Atuwezeshe Group's story

Mrs. Immaculee has four children. She is a seamstress and the leader of Atuwezeshe Group. She's been running this business for more than 20 years. She started it with financial support from her husband. Later on, she enrolled in the loan program of Hekima to strengthen her working capital.

With this new loan, she will buy sewing notions (fabrics, poplins, sewing thread, buttons, etc) to increase her production capability. In the end, she thanks Hekima and its partners for the support their support of non bankable entrepreneurs. Thanks to Hekima loans, she is able to provide for her household.

In this group: Delphine, Muhindo, Amin, Noella, Dorcace, Augustin, Immaculee, Jean, Esperance, Serge, Sifa, Jolie, Rugomoka, Espe, Alice, Judith Munange , Kahindo Mbambu , Banzubaze Tuyambaze , Ngaruye Gahigarwa

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Patrick Stadelmann.


This loan is special because:

It serves entrepreneurs in conflict-affected areas with few opportunities.



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