A loan of $525 helped a member to buy metals for making various items to resell in his area and in neighboring countries.


Abakoranabushake / Rsz Group's story

Jean Damascène is a merchant and a member of the group Abakoranabushake. He was born in Rwanda and is 39 years old. He is married and has four children, from 6 to 13 years old. The four children are in school. He has a 7th grade education.

This loan cycle is his first one with ACB. He is going to use his loan to buy metal for making different items to resell in his area and in neighboring countries. His strategy for business growth is to work a lot to publicize his business to his customers.  

In the next few years, Jean would like to be a major merchant and to distribute items manufactured from metal. With the profits, he would like to cover the cost of schooling for his children.

In this group: Victor, J.damascene, Innocent

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey



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