A loan of $3,050 helped a member to increase her capital and to buy a large quantity of rice, beans, palm oil to resell and earn more.


Fashagakura Group's story

Angele is a part of the Fashagakura group and lives in Gitega. She is 30 years old and is married to Régis, a farmer. Together, they have 4 children, one of whom attends school. She has been selling rice, beans, and palm oil for 8 years. She is on her eleventh Turame loan. With her KIVA loan, she is going to increase her capital and buy a large quantity of rice, beans, and palm oil to resell to earn more. In the coming years, she would like to improve her children's lives and pay for their schooling.

In this group: Angele, Devote, Marcelline, Sylvain, Concilie
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sherry W.


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