A loan of $3,300 helped a member to increase his capital by buying a large quantity of fish for resale, so that he can earn more.


Senga K A Group's story

Radjabu belongs to the Senga KA group. He lives in Bujumbura, is 40 years old and married to Adidja. They have eight children together, ranging from one to 15 years old; four of the children are at school.

He sells fish and is on his twelfth loan from Turame. With the Kiva loan he is going to increase his capital by buying a large quantity of fish which he will resell in order to earn more money.

The profits from his business will help him to pay his children's school fees, so that they can pursue and finish their studies. They will also help the family to evolve.

In this group: Radjabu, Alima*, Fauziya, Barnabe, Ferdinand, Beatrice, Museme, Yvette, Nicole, Acquilin*, Chantal, Andre, Johari, Swajibu
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Alison Le Bras


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