A loan of $4,125 helped a member to buy a large quantity of the local drink which she will resell to earn more.


Twisununure Group's story

Antoinette is part of the Twisununure group. She is 48 and lives in Gitega. She is married to Venant, a tailor. They have 6 children, who finished primary school.

She's been selling a local drink for 3 years.

This is her fourth loan with Turame. With this loan she is getting from KIVA, she will increase her capital, by buying a large quantity of the local drink which she will resell to earn more.

With the profits, she will be able to improve the living conditions of her family by buying clothes, serving bigger portions of food, etc.

In this group: Appolonie, Suzanne Godelieve, Claudine, Anastasie, Alphonsine, Caritas, Generose, Menedora, Seraphine*, Sylvane, Speciose, Primitive, Philomène, Felicité, Antoinettte, Felicité, Sandrine, Concilie, Sylvestre, Alphonsine, Stany, Angelique, Evelyne, Vestine, Pulcherie, Gloriose, Gerardine, Paula, Felicité, Francine, Aline, Pascasie, Daphrose, Marthe, Noella, M. Louise*, Chantal, M. Chantal, Fancine, Faustine, Beatrice, M.therese, Ancillla
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Julien Roland


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