A loan helped a member to buy more tomato trees, passion fruits, and oranges.


Abanyamurava Tcb Group's story

Josiane is 40 years old and married with three children, ages between 10 and 17 years. Her husband is a driver. For the past four years she has been selling fruits. She is the leader of the group named Abanyamurava Tcb. In English it means “Brave People.” Group members sell different items and own a variety of stores.

Josiane will use her loan to buy more tomato trees, passion fruits, and oranges. With the profits from her sales, she will pay school fees for the children and put away some savings.

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: Vestine, Noel, Vestine, Josiane, Jean, Micheline, Rosine, Elizabeth, Louis, Sylvestre, Chantal, Beatha, Marie, Cecile, Emmanuel, Aime, Uwamariya


This loan is special because:

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



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