A loan of $3,325 helped a member to increase his capital and buy a large quantity of rice, beans,...to resell in order to earn more.


Sayangana Group's story

Edouard lives in Gitega and is a member of the Sayangana group. He is 33 years old and married to a farmer named Frédérique. They have two children, one of whom is in primary school.

He has been selling rice, beans,...for the past eight years.

He is on his third loan with Turame. With the KIVA loan that he receives, he will increase his capital and buy a large quantity of rice, beans,...to resell in order to earn more.

The profit that he makes from his business allows him to improve his food intake. In the coming years, he would like to buy some farmland.

In this group: M.claire, Abel, Edouard, Claver, Audace

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Holden Ferry


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