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Total loan: $4,925
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Dusengedukore I Group

Burundi
Bujumbura, Burundi / Clothing Sales

A loan of $4,925 helped a member to stock up on fabrics and new apparel for women and children.


Dusengedukore I Group's story

Goreth is a 39-year-old merchant who lives in the Gatumba neighborhood, in the Mairie district of Bujumbura. She is a member of the Dusengedukore I community group. She is a seamstress who also sells new apparel for women and children. She entered this profession back when she was working in a small restaurant. She is a widow with six children, four of whom go to school. She also looks after the child of a relative for whom she pays tuition fees.

Goreth is seeking a loan of 350,000 Burundian francs to increase her capital. She will stock up on fabrics and new clothes for women and children to sell and make substantial profits.

In this group: Beatrice, Estella, Rose*, Mathilde*, Christine, Goreth, Noella*, Saphia, Russi, Suzanne, Suzanne, Anne Marie, Leonie*, Anicet, Aimee, Josephine, Jeanine, Angele, Venerande, Faustine
*not pictured

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: October 31, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Turame Community Finance, a partner of World Relief and HOPE International

Lenders and lending teams



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: October 31, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Turame Community Finance, a partner of World Relief and HOPE International