A loan of $3,700 helped a member to buy eight additional bottles of palm oil (8 liters each) and increase her capital.


Oui Group's story

Adidja belongs to the Oui group and lives in Bujumbura. She is 29 years old and married to Libère, who works as a cook. They have four children together, ages 3 to 12. Three of their children are in school. Adidja also takes care of her younger sister, who is in primary school.

Adidja has been selling palm oil for the past ten years.

This is her fourth loan from Turame. With her KIVA loan, she will increase her capital and buy eight additional bottles of palm oil (20 liters each). All in all, she will have 28 bottles of palm oil that she will resell in order to make more money.

In the coming years, Adidja would like to build a house on her lot.

In this group: Zabibu, Madeleine, Pascasie, Aisha*, Adolphine, Boniface, Kisulu, A.fitina, Adidja
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sophie Narayan


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