A loan of $3,475 helped a member to buy more sorghum to produce more local juice to sell.


Umurava Group's story

Alphonsine is 45 years old and married to a farmer. They have eight children who are between 3 and 22 years old. Alponsine is a group leader of a borrowing group called Umurava CB, which means "Determination" in English.

Alphonsine sells juice locally produced from sorghum and she has been in this business for three years. She has requested this loan to buy more sorghum to produce more liters of local juice to sell. She says that the profits from this business will be used to buy land for cultivation and pay school fees for her children. She dreams of having her own shop in the future.

In this group: Alphonsine, Laurence , Domithile , Liliose , Cecile , Clarisse , Beatrice , Rusi , Claudine , Feresite , Angelique , Claudine , Donatha , Gaudance , Vestine *, Julienne , Alphonsine , Clementine , Josiane *, Claudine , Veredianne
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