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Total loan: $1,700
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Tugirubukire A / Rbv Group

Rwanda
Rwanda / Farming

A loan of $1,700 helped a member to buy a field and 500 kg of fertilizer and to pay for labor.


Tugirubukire A / Rbv Group's story

Jean Pierre is a potato farmer, and he is a member of the group Tugirubukire A. He was born in Rwanda and is 31 years old. He is married and has two children, aged 3 to 8 years. None of the children is in school. He has six years of secondary education (A2).

This loan cycle is his first one with ACB. He is going to use it to buy a field and 500 kg of fertilizer and to pay for labor.

His strategy for the growth of his business is to improve his current business farming potatoes by buying another field. In the next few years, Jean Pierre would like to be a big distributor of potatoes in his region. With the profits, he foresees covering his children's schooling and medical costs and building a house for his family.

In this group: Gaudence, Joselyne, Patrice, Velonique, Jean Pierre, Jeanne D'arc, Speciose, Phocas, Annonciata, Rahab
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: August 12, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Amasezerano Community Banking S.A.

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: August 12, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Amasezerano Community Banking S.A.