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Total loan: $5,000
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La Source Group


A loan of $5,000 helped a member to buy 32 cases of sweet Fanta and Coca-Cola.


La Source Group's story

Tulia Buloso Amani, a businesswoman and treasurer of the Source business group, is 62 years old, married, and has 7 children. Her oldest son and youngest daughter are 42 and 26 years old respectively. Her husband is a driver. Tulia Buloso Amani is a retailer of sweet drinks (Fanta and Coca-Cola). She sells her products at home. She began her business with a fund of $50 from her husband. She has been in this business for two years. This new loan should serve to supply her with new merchandise (32 cases of Fanta and Coca-Cola). In addition, she aims to enlarge her business and spend the rest of her life in peace with her children and grandchildren. Tulia Buloso Amani is thankful to Hekima (one of Kiva's field partners) for its work dedicated to poor women who are excluded from the classical banking system. The Source group is made up of 31 members.

In this group: Zawadi, Walumbuka, Ngwanikya, Tulia, Malekani, Musafiri, Furaha, Nsavura, Vumilia, Feza, Fatuma, Busime, Makabagula, Nyeremana, Lili, Masonga, Zinduna, Mastaki, Mangaza, Kavira, Alima, Madua, Furaha, Kapinga, Barhame, Kanyere, Furaha, Kataliko, Mutima, Twagira, Bahala
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Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: February 15, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Hekima, a partner of World Relief

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Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: February 15, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Hekima, a partner of World Relief