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A loan of $3,875 helped a member tp buy a large quantity of bananas in order to prepare many liters of banana beer for sale, so as to increase her earnings.


Twungurane Group's story

Beatrice is a member of the Twungurane group. She lives in Gitega. She is 59 years old and married. Her husband’s name is Leonard. They have four children together. Beatrice sells banana beer.

She is on her 14th loan with Turame. Thanks to the Kiva credit, she will add to her working capital and buy a large quantity of bananas in order to prepare many liters of banana beer for sale, so as to increase her earnings. Her business revenues will allow her to pay for household [expenses] and to buy goats, chickens and a large quantity of bananas.

In this group: Deogratias, Petronie, Pacifique, Jeanne, Chantal, Marcelline, Triphine, Rose Cremence*, Capitoline, Francine, Beatrice, Consolate, Judith, Emmanuella, Chantal, Aline, Nadine, Viola, Viateur, Louise, Armel, M Therese, Constance Poline*, Joselyne, Jacqueline*, Pelagie, Alice, Chantal, Dieudonne, Francine, Eric, Rosette, Angele, Godeberthe, Charlotte, Therese, Evelyne, Felicite, Viola
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Katharina S



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