A loan helped a member to buy more meat.

Abishyizehamwe Cb Group's story

Estelle is 57 years old, married with seven children aged between 17 and 39 years old.

Her husband is a farmer. For the past thirteen years she has sold meat in her butcher shop.

Estelle is the leader for the group called Abishyizehamwe Cb Group, in English means “joining together.” Group members sell different items and own a variety of businesses varying from food to retail.

In Estelle case, she will use her share of the loan to buy more meat to sell. With the profits from her sales she will pay school fees for the children and increase savings as well as provide for the family.

She thanks you for the support

Due to the global pandemic Urwego was not able to photograph all the members but Urwego was able to get one representative for the group photo.

In this group: Beatrice, Costasie, Olive, Anastasie, Estelle, Dorothee, Venant, Cansilde, Sylvie, Vestine, Solange, Angelique, Eugenie, Jean, Delphine, Olive, Marie, Elevania, Dathive, Protais, Mukangamije, Ernestine, Theophile, Francoise, Veneranda

This loan is special because:

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

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