A loan of $3,100 helped a member to pay for the repair of his broken down car, to have a second vehicle.


Heha Group's story

Thedeus is a member of the Heha group. He lives in Bujumbura. He is 33 years old and is married to Francine, a shopkeeper. Together, they have four children, three of whom are in primary school. For the past 12 years, Thedeus has transported meat from the slaughterhouse to the central market in Bujumbura. He is on his second loan with Turame. With this loan, he is going to pay for the repair of his broken down car, to have a second transport vehicle. Revenues will increase. In the coming years, he would like to buy more vehicles to equip himself with an edge, land suitable for growing crops, and his own farm.

In this group: Deo, Goreth, Sifa, Thedes

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Frances Hsieh


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