A loan helped a member to stock up on rice, beans in bulk, which will strengthen her initial capital.


Mavuno Group's story

Ms. Aimerance is a client of Hekima IMF and is leader of the village group “MAVUNO”; She is married, 52 years old and mother of 8 children who are all in school, her partner is an itinerant.

She is a seller of various foods, she started this business for 2 years with the start-up funds received from her husband. Later she involved the Hekima program to support her business, during which she gradually grew. With this new loan, she will stock up on rice, beans in bulk, which will strengthen her initial capital. The challenge of its activity is linked to insufficient capital.

She would like her children to continue studying and feed her family. Finally, she would like to thank Hekima and its partners for the support provided to owners of non-cash-converting businesses in this context of the global crisis linked to covid-19. The photo is only of the leader of the group because of the covid-19 in compliance with social distancing measures.

In this group: Dorcas, Kazige, Vital, Josephine, Madeleine, Consolata, Yvette, Mamicho, Chance, Jeanne, Aimerance, Aristote, Mihigo

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer ScotchBoarder.


This loan is special because:

It serves entrepreneurs in conflict-affected areas with few opportunities.



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