A loan of $850 helped to buy fertilizers for growing manioc.

Marie's story

Marie is born on Rwanda and is 57 year old. She is a widow, with four children ranging from 16 to 28 years of age, and all four of them study. He educational level is six years of primary school.

Marie grows manioc [cassava], beans and sorghum. This is her second loan cycle with ACB. She will use her loan to buy fertilizers to grow manioc. Her business strategy is to use chemical fertilizers and farm the modern way. In the future, she would like to grow her business and contribute to the development of the region she lives in. With her revenues, she plans to pay the tuition of her children.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Katharina S

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