A loan of $3,875 helped a member to increase her capital and improve her family's situation by buying what she needs (clothing, food, paying for her children's education, etc.).


Abizera Group's story

Aline lives in Gitega and belongs to the "Abizera" group. She is 39 years old and married to François, a shoe-seller. They have two children together, one of whom is 2 and the other is 4. She has been selling shoes for 12 years. She is on her sixth loan with Turame. With the Kiva loan she obtains, she is going to increase her capital and improve her family's situation by buying what she needs (clothing, food, paying for her children's education...). In the coming years, she will be able to diversify the goods she sells (clothing,...).

In this group: Jacqueline, Chantal, Aline I, Emelyne, Israël , Cecile, Lea, Beatrice, Judith, Godeberthe*, Goreth*, Dieudonné, Godelieve*, Amissa, Suavis, Marie, Melanie, Claudette, Liduine, Domitille, Beatrice, Acquiline, Judith, Marie Suavis, Annociate, Francine, Francine, Noella, Chantal, Claudine, Leopold, Charlotte, Pelagie, Gaudence, Maximilienne, Roger
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer


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