A loan of $1,300 helped a member to buy fertilizer to grow potatoes for sale.


C 1681 Turwanyubunebwe Group's story

Marguerite, 42 years old, is married and has seven children between 2 and 16 years old. She is the leader of this group called “TURWANYUBUNEBWE” in the local language. Marguerite has operated a business selling Irish potatoes for twenty years. Marguerite has requested a loan from Kiva lenders in order to expand her business by buying fertilizer to grow the potatoes to sell. With any profits from the loan, Marguerite and her team would like to satisfy their families' basic needs, reinvest in their businesses and start saving for their future.

In this group: Seraphine, Josephine, Jean Marie Vianney, Merene, Christine, Marie Rose, Josephine, Euphrasie, Claude, Louise, Esperance, Marguerite, Alphonsine
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