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A loan of $1,025 helped to buy foodstuffs and supplies for restaurant.

Xaverine's story

Xaverine is 55 years old. She is married and has four children between the ages of 15 and 29. She also cares for two orphans.

Xaverine has worked very hard in her restaurant and has grown her business over the last ten years. She now employs 5 staff members. Xaverine sells a variety of typical Rwandan food in her restaurant.

Xaverine has requested a loan to buy more foodstuffs for her restaurant and more supplies such as plates, spoons, and other items to help expand her business.

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