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Total loan: $3,225
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Dukomezegusenga Group

Burundi
Bujumbura, Burundi / Recycled Materials

A loan of $3,225 helped a member to buy many metallic items (junked vehicles,...) to resell in Uganda.


Dukomezegusenga Group's story

Barnabé is part of the group Dukomezegusenga and lives in Bujumbura. He is 40 years old and married to Euphrasie, a restauranteur. Together they have four children, from 7 to 16 years old, who are all students.

Barnabé has been dealing in metallic objects for four years.

He is on his eighth loan at Turame. With this KIVA loan he is obtaining, he is going to increase his capital and buy many pieces of metal (junked vehicles, … ) to resell in Uganda, so as to earn more.

Thanks to the profits from his business, he would like to have a large amount of capital to have more profits.

In this group: A. Marie, Désiderate, Peleire, Bora, Claire, Espérance, Françoise, Jeanne, Barnabé, Triphonie, Tantine, Macaire, Joёl, Furaha, Goreth, Gérard, Mireille, Edouard, Pierre, Salvator, Fébronie, Claudine, Sandrine, Marcelline, Appolonie, Dismas, Evelyne, Dieudonné, Marguerite, Claude*
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey


Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: July 24, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Turame Community Finance, a partner of World Relief and HOPE International

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: July 24, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Turame Community Finance, a partner of World Relief and HOPE International