A loan of $3,825 helped a member to increase his capital to buy large quantities of fabric to make clothing in order to realize large profits.


Huruma 2 Group's story

Shabani is a 33-year-old merchant who lives in the Buyenzi district of the Municipality of Bujumbura. This is a tailor who has made clothing for 12 years. He started in this profession while he was in the trade of clothes. He completed his studies until his 7th year of secondary school. He is married to Feza and they have together 1 one-year-old child. The Kiva loan of 350,000 francs burundais that he will get will allow him to increase his capital in order to buy large quantities of fabric to make clothing in order to realize large profits. He is a member of the community group "HURUMA 2".

In this group: Mariam, Cecile, Belyse*, Amida, Abiba*, Furaha, Amina, Alima, Melanie, J Marie, Julienne, Pascal, Shabani, Richard*, Mwajuma, Hawa, Belyse, Tresor, Sifa, Andre, Aisha
*not pictured

Translator profile picture

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Yvonne English


Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details