A loan of $525 helped to buy four sacks of cement, a truck load of rocks, two doors, a pipe for the electricity hook-up, labor.


Providence's story

Providence N. was born in Rwanda. She has two children aged 2 and 6. She completed six years of secondary studies, and one of her children attends school.

She will use her loan to buy four sacks of cement, a truck load of rocks, two doors, a pipe to hook up the electricity, and the labor needed to renovate her house, which she plans to rent out. Her business growth strategy is to renovate her house to increase her rental income.

She wants to change her occupation to become self-employed, provide her children with an education, and ensure her family’s well-being.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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