A loan of $2,725 helped a member to buy more cows to expand her business.


C5269 Abarwanashyaka Group's story

Egidia is 40 years old and is married with three children: the first one is 17 years old; the next is 14 years old; and the last one is 11 years old.

Egidia owns a small business selling cow meat and has been in this business for four years. The hours of her business are from six in the morning to six in the evening every day.

Egidia is a group representative of this group which contains eight people with different business. Some of them sell spare parts, some sell clothes, operate a pub, and so on.

Now, Egidia and her group are requesting a loan from Kiva lenders via Vision Finance Company in order to expand their businesses. With this loan, Egidia in particular will be able buy more cows which will allow her to satisfy her customers.

With the increased profits that Egidia expects to earn, she will save money for her future and pay her children’s school fees.

In this group: Egidia, Valerie, Emmanuel, Fortune, Jean Claude, Oliva, Francois, Elina
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