A loan of $1,275 helped a member to purchase more clothes to sell.


C4820 Abishyizehamwe Group's story

Pelagie is 44 years old and is married with one child who is a year old. She sells clothes and is the president of the Abishyizehamwe Group. Others in the group also have businesses selling clothes at the local market. Pelagie employs one person in her business and has five years of experience. She is the person on the far right in the photo.

Pelagie and her group have requested a loan from Kiva lenders in order to purchase more styles of clothing to sell. Pelagie and her team will use the profits they earn to reinvest in their businesses and satisfy the basic needs of their families.

In this group: Pelagie, Beatrice, Faustin, Cesarie, Immaculee



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