A loan of $4,625 helps a member to buy more beans.


Abishyizehamwe Cb Group's story

Anne Marie is 46 years old and married with four children between 14 and 23 years old. Her husband is a farmer. For the past two years she has been selling foodstuffs.

Anne Marie is the leader of the Abishyizehamwe Cb Group (which in English means “People joined together”). Group members sell different items and own a variety of businesses.

Anne Marie will use her loan to buy more beans to sell in her community. With the profits from her sales, she will be able to provide for her family.

She is thankful for your support,

Due to the global pandemic, Urwego was not able to get a photograph of all the group members, but was able to photograph one representative.

In this group: Niyongabire, Francoise, Mukeshimana, Fortunee, Elisa, Anne Marie, Nyiraminani, Claudine, Vedaste, Pacifique, Rahab, Jean, Uwizeyimana, Uwamariya, Alfred, Cyurinyana, Niyonsenga, Uyisenga, Francois, Francoise, Drocelle, Ezechiel, Louise, Clemantine, Winifride, Eric, Mukantwali


This loan is special because:

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

Rachel Lewis, Kiva staff

Rachel Lewis
Kiva staff



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Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.