A loan helped a member to buy more sugar, rice, soap, and cooking oil to sell in her store.


Twitezimbere Cb Group's story

Marie Louise, pictured above, is 24 years old and married. Her husband is a businessman. For the past two years, Marie Louise has owned a grocery store in her community.

Marie Louise is the leader of the TWITEZIMBERE CB group, which in English means “brave people.” Group members, who will share in this loan, sell different items and own a variety of businesses.

Marie Louise will use her loan to buy more sugar, rice, soap, and cooking oil to sell within her community. With the profits from her sales, she will put away some money as savings and also expand her business.

Marie Louise is thankful for your support.

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

In this group: Marie Louise , Evariste, Protais, Theoneste, Jean Pierre , Donatien, Jean De Dieu, Reberaho, Marie Chantal, Alphonse, Fidele, Agnes, Claudine, Niyokwizera, Emile, Innocent, Jean Pierre , Jean Claude


This loan is special because:

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



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