A loan of $2,125 helped a member to increase her capital to buy many onions to resell and make a profit.


Tuyizere I Group's story

Viola is an onion seller. She is thirty-two years old and lives in Gitega. She has worked in this business for ten years. She started it while she was working in agriculture. She attended school through the sixth year of primary school. She is married and mother of two children. The loan from Kiva that she is getting permits her to augment her capital to buy many onions to resell and to make a profit.

She is a member of the community group Tuyizere I.

In this group: Zita, Viola, Anatolie, Goreth, M Therese, Suavis, M Goreth, Concilie, Pascasie, Antoinette, Constance, Alphonsine, Goreth*, Domine, Jeremie*, Pascal, Seraphine, Gaudence*, Pascale, Godelieve, Aude, Marguerite, Gloriose, Humberga*, Severa, Augustine, Evelyne, Esperance, Viola, M Therese, Philbert
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer


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