A loan of $3,975 helped a member to increase her capital and buy many banans for the preparation of a large quantity of banana beer that she will sell to earn more.


Tugarukire Group's story

Ancile is a member of the Tugarukire group, she lives in Gitega. She is 36 years old. She is married to Jean who is a Primus, Amstel and soft drinks (Fanta) merchant. Together they have 6 children, 4 of whom are students.

She has been a banana beer saleswoman for 10 years.

This is her third loan with Turame. With her Kiva loan, she intends to increase her capital and buy many bananas in order to prepare a large quantity of beer which she will sell to earn more.

The profits from her business will contribute to the purchase of food, pay health care, and cover other family needs.

In this group: Felicule*, Gisele, Jeanne*, Vestine, Seraphine, Nadine, Concilie, Annociate, Clothilde, Mediatrice, Mediatrice, Pascasie, Calinie, Jeanne, Felicite, Chantal, Illuminee, Violette, Isidora, Immaculee*, Ancile, Severa, Fortunate, Jeanette, Floride, M Felicite, Frederica*, Leonie, Beatrice, Rose Candide, Françoise, Graciose, Melance, Beate, Marie, Methode, Delphine, Felicite*, Florence, Yvette, Christella, Venant, Rose, Anathalie, Aline Jeanne
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer


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