A loan of $3,350 helped a member to buy items for her shop as well as wood planks.

Impundu Group's story

Jacqueline is a member of the Impundu group and lives in Gitega. She is 37 and married to a carpenter named Julien. They have 7 children, and 6 of them go to school.

She has been running a shop (rice, beans, salt,...) and selling wood planks out of her husband's studio for seven years.

This is her seventh loan with Turame. With the Kiva loan she receives, she will increase her capital. She will buy a large number of items for her boutique as well as wood planks. She will resell these items to earn more money.

In this group: Jeanine, Domithile, Jacqueline, Alice, Antoine

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Alexandra Kenin

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