A loan of $2,050 helped a member to buy chemical fertilizers and pay for labor to work in his rice field.


Kundumurimo Nº 54 / Rsz Group's story

Venuste is a member of Kundumurimo N° 54 / RSZ Group, which means "loving the work". He was born in Rwanda. He is married and the father of six children, aged 2 to 18. Four of his children attend school. He attended elementary school until sixth grade.

Venuste is a rice farmer. This is his second loan cycle with ACB. He will use his loan to buy chemical fertilizers and pay for labor to work in his rice field.

His growth strategy consists in cultivating a small acreage using chemical fertilizers and yielding a good harvest. In the years to come Venuste would like to become the best rice farmer in his valley. He will use his profit to pay school fees for his children until university level, and to become self-financing.

In this group: Venuste, Alphonsine*, Florence, Viollètte, Mercianne, Godelive, Maurice*, Adèlle, Josephine, Tharcisse
*not pictured

Translator profile picture

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Robert Mouris



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details