A loan of $4,075 helped a member to stock up on several convenience store items such as toothpaste, soap, notebooks, beans, rice, etc. for resale.


Twungurane Group's story

Déogratias is a 42-year-old merchant. He lives in Kibimba, in the province of Gitega. He has been selling convenience store items such as toothpaste, soap, notebooks, beans, rice, palm oil, etc. for 18 years. He is a member of the TWUNGURANE community group. Déogratias never attended school. He is married to Vestine, a farmer, and they do not have any children yet. A loan of 30,000 BIF will help him to stock up on several items (toothpaste, soap, books, beans, rice, etc.) to sell and make substantial profits.

In this group: Deogratias, Petronille, Souavis, Pacifique, Jeanne, Chantal, Marceline*, Thrifine, R.cleme*, Capitoline, Francine, Beatrice, Consolate, Judith, Emmanuella, Chantal, Aline, Nadine*, Viola, Viateur, Louise, Benigne, Armel, M.therese, Nestor, Marie, Constance Pauline*, Joselyne, Jacqueline, Pelagie, Alice, Chantal, Dieudonne, Francine, Eric, Rosette, Angele, Jacqueline, Conilie
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer


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