A loan of $2,475 helped a member will increase her capital and buy a large amount of inventory for her shop (beans, rice, etc.).


Mpore Group's story

Denise is a member of the Mpore group and lives in Bujumbura. She is a 47 year old widow. She has 4 children between the ages of 13 and 26. One of her children goes to school.

She is a shopkeeper (beans, rice, etc.), and this is her 15th loan with Turame. With her Kiva loan, she will increase her capital and buy a large amount inventory for her shop (beans, rice, etc.).

In the next few years, she would like to install water and electric hookups in her house.

In this group: Denise, Hawa, Mediatrice, Pascaline, Jacqueline, Febronie, Jeanne
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Alexandra Kenin


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