A loan of $3,225 helped a member to buy a large quantity of flour to make doughnuts.


Twifashe Group's story

Jacinthe, age 22, is a member of Twifashe Group. She lives in Gitega and is married to Alexis, who sells doughnuts. Together, they have one child, who is two years old. Jacinthe has been selling doughnuts for three years.

She's seeking her fifth loan from Kiva's partner, Turame. She will use it to bolster her working capital and purchase a large quantity of flour to make lots of doughnuts to sell, in order to increase her profits.

The loan will enable her to feed her family and pay the school expenses of her children and healthcare costs of her family.

In this group: Domithile, Appolonie, Pelagie*, Janviere, Rosette, Annociate, Leonidas, Jacinthe, Celine, Concilie*, Beatrice, Generose, Renilde, Melancie, Sylvane, Gabriel, Chantal, Jeanne D'arc, Joachim, Henriette, Odette, M. Goreth*, Elizabeth, Beatrice, Goreth, Anaclet, Calenie, Spes*, Joselyne, Anastasie, Consolate, Consolate
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Patrick Stadelmann


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