A loan of $3,650 helped a member to increase capital to buy a lot of bananas to resell in order to make a large profit.

Twitange Group's story

Joselyne is a merchant, 30 years old, who lives in the town of Gihamagara the middle of the country in Gitega Province. She has been doing commerce in bananas for eight years. She is also a farmer. She went to school through the 6th grade. She is married to Pontien and is the mother of five children, of whom two are in school.

The Kiva loan of 120,000 Burundi francs she obtained will enable her to increase her capital to buy a lot of supplies in order to make a large profit.  

Joselyne is a member of the community group “TWITANGE”.

In this group: Stephanie, Christine, Pelagie, Sylvestre, Concilie, Vivine, Scholastique, Judith, Judith, Spes, Joselyne, Angele, Boniface, M Goreth, Speciose, Jeanine, Marcela*, H Aurelie, Fortunate*, Suzane, Odette, Julie, Sylvie, Victoire, Olivier, Concilie, Fides, Adeline, Faustin, Sylvie, Frediane*, Marie, Pascaline, Generose, Venantie, Zenobie*, Stephanie*, Evelyne*, Jacynthe*, Fiacre, Fides, Violette, Suavis
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey

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