A loan of $3,000 helps a member buy more materials for her beauty salon.


Abafashabeza Tcb Group's story

Aimee is a 38-year-old mother of two children aged 14 and 16 years. Her husband is a driver and for the past 4 years, she owning a beauty salon which is helping her to render services to the community.

Aimee is the leader of ABAFASHABEZA TCB Group, which in English means “Good helpers”. Group members sell different items and own a variety of businesses.

Aimee will use her loan to buy more material to use in her salon. She plans to use her profits from the business to pay school fees and pay the medical insurance for her family.

Aimee is thankful for your support,

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

In this group: Jean, Selemani, Silas, Albert, Aimee


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.