A loan of $2,650 helped a member increase his capital and purchase other plumbing spare parts to resell.


Vahasi Group's story

Salvator is a member of group Vahasi. He lives in Gitega, and is 29 years old. He is married to Lydia, a farmer. Together they have one three-year-old child. He is a plumber by training, and has been practicing for six years.

He is on his third loan with Turame. With the loan granted by KIVA, he will increase his capital and purchase other plumbing spare parts to resell.

When he will have more capital, he will teach his wife how to retail on the market.

In this group: Nadia, Zayana, Daphrose, Julienne, Asani, Gabriel, Salvator, Chantal

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Charlotte Buecheler


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