A loan helped a member to buy more beans, maize and rice.


Amahoro Cb Group's story

Shemsa is a 38 years old mother of two children aged between 6 months and 20 years old. Her husband is a businessman and, for the past five years, she has been selling foodstuff.

Shemsa is the leader of Amahoro CB , which in English means “Peace." Group members sell different items and own a variety of businesses.

Shemsa will use her loan to buy more beans, maize and rice to sell in her community and to meet customer demand. With the profits from her sales, she hopes to be able to expand her business.

Shemsa is thankful for your support.

Due to the global pandemic, Urwego was not able to photograph all the members in this group but one representative, Shemsa, is attached to this group loan.

In this group: Marie, Julienne, Belancilla, Beatrice, Shemsa, Michel, Maurice, Vincent, Eric, Ritha, Jean Bosco , Innocent, Jean De Dieu , Louise, Aimable, Lucie, Angelique, Eric , Jean , Ferdinand, Devothe


This loan is special because:

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



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