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Total loan: $2,825
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Kura Group

Burundi
Muramvya, Burundi / Grocery Store

A loan of $2,825 helped a member to restock on merchandise for his shop.


Kura Group's story

Désiré is a member of the Kura group and lives in Gitega. He is 33 years old and married to Fabiola, a farmer. The couple have 4 children, aged between 1 and 7 years old, one of whom attends primary school.

Désiré has been running a shop selling various food products (e.g. rice, beans, salt, etc.) for 10 years. This is his 8th loan with Turame. The Kiva-sponsored loan will increase his capital and he will use it to buy many products for his shop so that he can earn more. In the coming days, he would like to continue expanding his shop.

In this group: Genevieve, Desire, Emmanuelique, Anne, Anne
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Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: April 5, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Turame Community Finance, a partner of World Relief and HOPE International

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Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: April 5, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Turame Community Finance, a partner of World Relief and HOPE International