A loan of $3,450 helped a member to stock up on beans and rice for resale.


Dufatanemunda I Group's story

Paul is a 30-year-old merchant who lives in Nyamugari, a district of the city of Gitega in the central regions of the country. He is a member of the community group DUFATANEMUNDA I.

He attended 4 years of primary school. He is married to Claudine and they have three children, two of whom go to school.

Paul has been selling beans and rice for 10 years. He is also a farmer. The loan of 300,000 Burundian francs he is seeking through Kiva will allow him to increase his working capital and buy large quantities of beans and rice to sell and achieve substantial profits.

In this group: Amina*, Aisha, Claire*, Rebecca, M Goreth, Leoncie, Francoise, Gertrude, Sola, Denise, Juliette, Jacqueline, Francine, Desiree, Frediane, Estella, Mwajuma, Anitha*, Dative*, Olivier, Languide*, Joselyne, Aloysie, Paul, Beatrice, Gaston, Emeryne, Virginie, Jeanine, Jacqueline, Sandrine, Claudine, Raphael, Edith, Anne Jacqueline, Frediane
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer


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