A loan of $1,750 helped a member to purchase more sacks of charcoal.


C4817 Urukundo Group's story

Christine, a 24-year-old single businesswoman and leader of this group, called "Urukundo" in the local language, has been selling charcoal for about a year, and has one employee to help her. She works from 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. every day. She is the first woman on the left in the picture.



Christine and her group have requested a loan from Kiva lenders via Vision Finance Company in order to expand their businesses by buying more sacks of charcoal to sell. With the new profits arising from the loan, they hope to satisfy their customers and save money for the future.

In this group: Emmanuel , Christine , Aulerie, Vestine, Isabelle



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