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A loan of $1,700 helped a member to buy chemical fertilizer and pay for labour.


Nyakagezi / Zz Group's story

Thémistocle is a member of the Nyakagezi /Zz group.The group’s name means « Name of the valley ».He is 28 and single. He has one person dependent on him. His education level is 6th secondary.
Thémistocle is a rice farmer. This is his second loan from ABC. He will use his credit to buy chemical fertilizer and pay for labour.
To expand his exploitation, he plans to use modern methods of cultivation. Over the coming years he would like to purchase more fields to enlarge his farm. With the profits he plans to buy a vehicle which will help him to go about his business, build a house for his family, and pay his children’s school fees.

In this group: Thémistocle, Zhedine, Aimable, Nadine, Jean Claude, Béatrice, Jean Pierre, Sylvie, Noel, Jean Baptiste

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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