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Duterintambwe 1 Group
In this Group: Claudine, Rose, Concilie, Joselyne, Antoinette*, Rosette, Joseph, Suzanne, Rebecca, Helmenegilde, Anesie Gloriose, Beatrice, Denise*, Dieudonne, Gaudiose, Christophe, Fredelica, Alice , M Chantal, Alice, Odette, Isidonie, Virginie, Felicite, Julie, Beatrice, Stephanie, Joselyne, Immaculee, Christella, Daphrose, Virginie, Leonie, Seraphine, Aline, Ndihokubwayo, Gloriose, Necelate, Alice, Constantin , Godelieve, Anitha Berthe, Odette, Rosette
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Rebecca is a 34-year-old merchant who lives in the city of Gitega, located at the center of the country. She has been selling beer for 5 years, and she is also a farmer. She is a member of the DUTERINTAMBWE I community group.

Rebecca attended primary school. She is married with four children, two of whom go to primary school.

The loan of 100,000 BIF will help to bolster her working capital. She will stock up on cases of beer for resale to make substantial profits.
Rebecca est une commerçante âgée de 34ans qui habite au centre du pays dans la ville de Gitega. Elle vend de la bière depuis 5ans. Elle est aussi cultivatrice. Elle a fréquentée l’école jusqu’au niveau du primaire. Elle est mariée et mère de 4 enfants dont 2 étudient a l’école primaire.
Le crédit Kiva de 100,000 francs burundais qu’elle obtient lui permet d’augmenter son capital pour acheter de grandes quantités de caisses de bière à revendre afin de réaliser de grands bénéfices.

Elle est membre du groupe communautaire« DUTERINTAMBWE 1 ».

Additional Information

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Burundi

  • $600
    Average annual income
  • 4
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    Burundi Loans Fundraising
  • $4,929,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,220.0
    Burundi Francs (BIF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Duterintambwe 1 Group's $4,750 loan helped a member to stock up on cases of beer for resale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 27, 2011
Aug 5, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 18, 2012