A loan of $3,900 helped a member to purchase 3 baskets of potatoes, 10 liters of oil, 12 kg of flour, 2 crates of Fanta, milk, tomatoes etc.


Umoja Ni Nguvu Group's story

The customer, Siuzike, leader of the business group Umoja Ni Nguvu, is a 46 year old entrepreneur, married and the mother of three young children, all attending school. Her husband is a state official.

She has a membership part in a restaurant. She has been practicing this kind of small income generating activity for over 10 years. Nevertheless, she just received her eighth loan from Hekima. This new loan will allow her to get supplies, 3 baskets of potatoes, 10 liters of oil, 12 kg of flour, 2 crates of Fanta, milk, tomatoes etc.

In addition she would like to see her children grow up comfortably and increase her business. The customer thanks Hekima for its actions in favor of poor women excluded from classic banking.

In this group: Murhula, Maomboleo, Mwakiza, Wabeno, Siuzike, Kavira, Yaya, Mangaza, Mukalarisa, Riziki, Nabintu, Faida, Nyalulera, Kito, Nsimire, Murhula, Riziki, Nabahavu, Nafranka, Cekanabo, Balairi, Libaku, Nadege, Namwana, Byenda, Kito, Furaha, Bahati, Suriki, Nzigire, Baliahamwabo

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Veronique Fourment



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