A loan of $3,475 helped a member to increase his capital and purchase many articles for his shop (rice, flour, beans...) to resell to earn more.

Nderagakura Group's story

Mathias belongs to group Nderagakura and lives in Gitega. He is 40 years old and married to Beatrice, a farmer. Together they have six children aged three to fifteen ; four of them attend primary school.
He has been retailing groceries (rice, flour, beans…) for ten years. He is on his seventeenth loan with Turame. With his Kiva loan, he will increase his capital and purchase many items for his store (rice, flour, beans…), which he will resell to earn more.
Profit from his business will be used to better the family’s living conditions, to pay for healthcare, and to face the children’s school fees.

In this group: Sylvie, Françoise, Aron, Mathias, Jeanne, Aline, Anastasie, Celine, Annociate*, Donate, Jeanine, Goreth, Menedore, Pascasie, David, Christine, Virginie, Appolonie, Jeanne, Jacqueline*, Daphrose*, Annociate, Helene, Felicite, Odette, Emelyne, Esperance, Domithile, Magnifique, Francine, Felicite, Sylvestre, Seraphine, Vestine, M. Savera, Magnifique, Rose, Chantal, A. Gerardine*, Jeanette, Floride, Emmanuelline*
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Charlotte Buecheler

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