A loan of $1,500 helped a member to buy 60 kg of fertilizers and pay for labor.

Abadahigwa / Gtmb Group's story

David is part of the group Abadahigwa / Mshsh. The group's name means "Members of Performances". He is 48 years old and married, and he has six children, aged 8 to 20 years old, all in school. He has a 6th grade education.

David is a tomato farmer. This loan cycle is his first one with the microfinance institution ACB. He is going to use his loan to buy 60 kg of fertilizers and to pay for labor.

To expand his tomato farm, he plans on requesting another loan to finance his business and working a lot to obtain a large quantity of tomatoes.

In the next few years, he would like to become the best tomato farmer. With the profits, he plans on covering the cost of schooling his children.

In this group: David, Thadee, Joseph, Felix, Oswald, Jean Marie Vianney, Jean, Ignace, Vincent

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey

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