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Total loan: $475
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Alphonsine

Rwanda
Rubavu, Rwanda / Property

A loan of $475 helped to buy 5 metal windows, 4 wooden doors, one metal door, 6 sacks of cement, and to pay for the labor.


Alphonsine's story

Aphonsine W. is a 45 years old widow who was born in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. She has five children, aged 12 to 24. All five attend school. She herself studied up to middle school.

She's now seeking her fifth loan, to buy 5 metal windows, 4 wooden doors, one metal door, 6 sacks of cement, and to pay for the labor. He strategy for growth is to finish building her house, in order to rent it. She would like to help her children complete their studies, and ensure the well-being of her family for the future.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Patrick Stadelmann



Loan details

Loan length:

26 months
Disbursed date: February 2, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Amasezerano Community Banking S.A.

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Loan details

Loan length:

26 months
Disbursed date: February 2, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Amasezerano Community Banking S.A.