A loan of $2,050 helped a member to invest in expanding her business.


C6220 Abizerwa Group's story

Bernadette is 46 years old and is married with three children between the ages 5 and 12 years old. She is the representative of a group which is called Abizerwa in the local language. Bernadette owns a small shop which sells green bananas and she has two years experience in the business. She employs three persons in her business as helpers so that her business will run well. Her business starts at 6am until 7pm, every day except Sunday. Bernadette and her group has requested a loan from Kiva lenders via Vision Finance Company in order to expand their businesses for the purpose of earning more profits. With the profits, they expect to improve their businesses. Bernadett in particularly, needs a fridge which will allow her to create a new business of selling cold soft drinks.

In this group: Bernadette, Jean Pierre, Regine, Jean Damascene, Elsaphan, Rachel
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