A loan of $3,075 helped a member to buy 2 baskets of fish.

Fraternité Group's story

Bujiriri, representing the group "Fraternité," is a 33-year old entrepreneur. She is married and the mother of 6 children, all of whom are students. She sells fish (fresh and smoked), and her husband is a currency exchanger.

She displays her merchandise at the Ndosho local market. In business for 18 years, she has had 3 loan cycles with Hekima. With this new loan she will be able to buy 2 baskets of fish. Also, she plans to educate her children and buy a piece of land. This client is grateful to Hekima for helping poor women who are excluded from traditional banks. For the most part, members of the group "Fraternité" are women.

In this group: Makutano, Barakomerwa, Tulinabo, Vumilia, Batoka, Furaha, Sifa, Nsimire, Babwiriza, Nsimire, Bujiriri, Mbaenda, Nsimire, Fitina, Kamungo, Mwetsi , Kibanja, Kyakimwa, Hatangimbazi, Makutano, Bahati, Butoa, Bahati, Nabuchi Nengo , Mawazo, Otalwete, Faida, Kahindo, Vumilia, Munfano, Kahindo, Kavira, Nalisasima, Buyemu Hasha

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sarah Puchner

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