A loan helped a member to buy more beans and soya beans for sale.


Ishema Cb Group's story

Philomene is a group representative of Ishema Cb Group in Rwanda. She is 51 years old and married, with eight children between the ages of eight and 26 years old. Four of her children go to school.

Philomene sells foodstuff and has been running her business for four years. With the loan, she would like to buy more beans and soya beans for resale. With the profits from the increased sales, she would like to grow her business and buy domestic animals.

In this group: Esperance, Thacienne, Jeanne, Felicien, Vestine, Philomene, Annonciata, Bernadette, Gratien, Pascal, Sylvere, Emerance, Alphonse, Agnes, Faina, Jacqueline, Merida, Marthe, Monique, Pascasie


This loan is special because:

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



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