A loan of $3,125 helped a member to buy various products, such as rice, beans, salt, etc.


Gumane Group's story

J. Marie lives in Ruyigi and is a member of Gumane Group. He's 31 years old and married to Noëlla, a cultivator. Together, they have two children. One goes to kindergarten, the other doesn't go to school yet. For twelve years, J. Marie has been selling various products (rice, beans, salt, etc.) in his shop. He's seeking his fifth loan from Kiva's partner, Turame. He will use it to bolster his working capital and purchase various sorts of products to meet customer demand. This will enable him to increase his income.

In this group: Paul , J.marie, Emilienne, Salima, Leonie, Asani
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Patrick Stadelmann


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