A loan helped a member to stock up with milk in bulk which will boost her initial capital.


Juhudi Group's story

Neema is a client of the IMF Hekima and president of the village group, "Juhudi". She is 38, married and has seven children who are all in school and her partner is a humanitarian.

She sells food and began her business in 2007 with start-up funds received from her husband.

In this group: Astride, Irene, Sophie, Nyamazabo, Devotte, Kabuo, Neema, Chance, Judite, Francine, Anna, Cadette, Albertine, Bernadette, Francine, Bukaba, Sandra, Rachel, Giscard, Esperance, Maguy, Kika, Jeanne, Jean Marc, Emilie, Rodrigue, Solange, Shamavu, Elizabeth, Gloria, Salomon, Helena, Aline, Pascaline, Mumbere, Salome

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Joanne Assheton.


This loan is special because:

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



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