A loan of $2,500 helped a member to increase her capital by buying a lot of grocery items (beans, peas, wheat) to resell in order to make a large profit.


Tupendane Group's story

Consolate is a merchant, 38 years old, who lives in the province of Kayanza in northern Burundi. She has been doing commerce in groceries (beans peas, wheat) for six years. She is also a farmer. She did not attend school. She is married to Jean, and together they have four children who are in middle school.

Consolate is asking for a Kiva loan to increase her capital and to buy a lot of grocery items (beans, peas, wheat) to resell in order to make a large profit.

Consolate is a member of the community group “TUPENDANE”.

In this group: Consolate, Daphrose, Appolonie, Modeste, Chantal, Consolate, Francine, Valerie, Daphrose, Jeanine, Helene, Gerard, Desire, Daphrose, Martin, Nathalie, Annonciate, Flora, Gudura, Annonciate, Agnes, Laurence, Esperance, Violette, Pascal, Mariam, Potamie, Consolate, Leonidas , Elisabeth, Dorine

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey



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