A loan of $3,550 helped a member to buy 25 pairs of shoes.


Naboti Group's story

Nyirere is the leader of the 'Naboti' group. She is a young 27-year-old entrepreneur who is married and has two young children. Her husband is a teacher. Nyirere sells shoes. She has been in this small income-generating activity for three years and has just received her third loan from Hekima. She will use this new loan to stock up with 25 pairs of shoes to sell. In addition, she hopes to see her children grow up comfortably and buy a plot of land. She thanks Hekima for their actions in favor of poor women who are excluded from the traditional banking system.

In this group: Kahindo, Twisenge, Mazaire, Kasheke, Hamuli, Nirere, Faida, Vumilia, Bwira, Buyange, Nsimire, Kabuo, Bauma, Baguma, Uzamukunda, Masika, Faza, Ushindi, Ombeni, Mugisha, Bahati, Nyirere, Muhombo, Muliro, Mbogani, Bora, Hakizimana, Bora, Maachano, Mungalu, Kihito, Eliza, Kambaja, Kavira, Ndabanganyimana
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard



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