A loan of $4,725 helped a member to increase her capital to buy many things for her shop (soaps, sugar, salt, rice, Fanta, etc.).


Izigire Group's story

Sylvie is a 35-year-old shopkeeper who lives in Rutoki. She has been selling in her shop (soaps, sugar, salt, rice, Fanta, etc.) for three years. She started this business while she was farming. She studied up to the third year of primary school. She is married to Joseph and they have five children together of whom three go to school.

The loan that she obtains will allow her to increase her capital to buy many things for her shop (soaps, sugar, salt, rice, Fanta, etc.).

She is a member of the Izigire community group.

In this group: Thacienne, Denise, Dismas, Beatrice, Godelieve, Anne Marie, Sabine, Pascaline, Laurent, Judith, Aline, Domithile, Sylvie, Esperance, Sophie, Renilde, Claudette, Esperance, Jacqueline, Esithe, Josephine, Oda, Charlotte, Appolonie, Desiderate, Therese, Marie, Lea, M. Goreth, Consolate, Claudine*, Aline, Daphrose, Viola, Denise, Clothilde, Gloriose, M. Goreth*
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer S Mason


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