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Total loan: $4,525
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Abagonarimwe Group

Burundi
Gitega, Burundi / Food Market

A loan of $4,525 helped a member to increase her capital to buy large amounts of bananas and beans for resale in order to make a large profit.


Abagonarimwe Group's story

Suavis is a 29-year-old merchant who lives in the middle of the country in the city of Gitega. She has been doing commerce in bananas and beans for eight years. She is also a farmer and has a fifth grade education. She is married to Gérard, a farmer, and they have four children, of whom one is in school.

The Kiva loan that Suavis is getting will enable her to increase her capital to buy large amounts of bananas and beans for resale in order to make large profits.  

She is a member of the community group “ABAGONARIMWE”.

In this group: Frediane, Victoire, Jacqueline, Jeannette, Calinie, Jeanine, Rose, Beatrice, Anastasie, Evelyne, Esperance, Suavis, Jeanine, Salomon, Anne, Beatrice*, Alice, Therese*, Ambroise, Felicite*, Francine, Judith, Gloriose, Francine, Goreth, Therese, Alice, Seraphine, Nadine Fides, Venantie, Judith, Adele, Alphonsine*
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey


Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: June 29, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Turame Community Finance, a partner of World Relief and HOPE International

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: June 29, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Turame Community Finance, a partner of World Relief and HOPE International