A loan of $2,425 helped a member bolster her capital and stock up on groceries, so that she can sell cooked dishes and increase her income.


Ramba Group's story

Scolastique is a member of the Ramba group and lives in Bujumbura. She has eight children ranging from 20 to 34 years of age. For the last four years, she has been cookiing food for sale . She is on her sixth loan with Turame. With this Kiva loan, she will bolster her capital and stock up on groceries, so that she can sell cooked dishes and increase her income. In the future, she would like to build a house thanks to the revenues from her business.

In this group: Amida, Jumapili, Joselyne, Pili, Adidja, Scolastique, Alice, A. Marie, Eugenie, Lanzac, Angelique, Celine, Mariam, Sikitu, Evelyne, Chanceline, Zabibu, Clement, Tatu, Appoline, Marie, Odette, Rehema, Olive, Faida, Eugenie, Tanne

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Katharina S


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