A loan helped increase stock in his grocery store business.


Jerome's story

Jerome is a Rwandan entrepreneur who owns a grocery store business in the host community of the Mahama refugee camp. He is also married, with two children. Jerome also works in agricultural activities, all of which help him to provide support to his family.

Jerome is known as a hard worker and has four years of experience in his business. He has one employee who helps him in his business. He offers good products and services to his clients, and looks forward to improving his business.

Jerome has participated in AEC’s business-training program, focused on improving financial management and increasing sales. After understanding its purpose, he is requesting a loan to increase stock in his grocery store business and introduce new kinds and quality of products.

In addition, this loan will help Jerome to keep providing more support to his family.


This loan is special because:

It help refugees integrate into their host communities.



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