A loan of $850 helped to buy 2100 kgs of tomatoes.


Jean Damascène's story

Jean Damascène was born in Rwanda and is 53 years old. He is married with 8 children from 3 years old to 30 years old, of whom 5 go to school. He has 1 dependent other than his children. His level of education is 6 years of secondary school.

Jean Damascène is a businessman. This is his first loan cycle with ACB. He is going to use his loan in order to buy 2100 kgs of tomatoes to grow his project of selling tomatoes.

To grow his business, he plans to request other loans to increase the capacity of his business and to satisfy the market. In the coming years, he would like to be a wholesaler and a great businessman. With the profits, he plans to build a house for residential use and improve the level of nutrition of his family.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer S Mason



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