A loan of $3,775 helped a member to buy beans, sorghum and drinks to sell.


Tujijuke Group's story

Olive is 30 years old, married, and has one child aged two. Her husband works as a charcoal seller. Olive is the group leader of a borrowing group known as Tujijuke in Kinyarwanda, which means “Be literate” in English. This group is composed of sixteen members who have different businesses. Olive sells sodas and local beer and has been doing this business for three years. Olive will use the loan to purchase beans, sorghum and drinks. With the new profits from her expanded business, Olive plans to buy goats for raising and to buy cattle in the future.

In this group: Olive , Claudette , Ernestine , Esperance , Angelique , Alexie *, Judith , Vestine , Claudine , Aline , Emmanuel , Xaverine , Beatrice *, Virgenie , Dorothee , Grace
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