A loan of $3,325 helped a member to increase her capital and buy lots of items for her store (beans, rice, salt), which she will resell to make more profits.


Niyokindi Group's story

Chantal is part of the Niyokindi group, and lives in Bujumbura. She is 33 years of age, and is married to a driver called Célestin. Together the couple has four children, aged between 3 and 14.

Chantal has worked selling various items (beans, rice, salt) in a store for four years, and this is her sixth loan with Turame. With the Kiva loan she has applied for, she plans to increase her capital and buy lots of items for her store (beans, rice, salt), which she will resell to make more profits. Over the coming years, Chantal would like to see her family get ahead.

In this group: Jeanine, M. Goreth, Mainess, Goreth, Spès, Espérance, Josiane, Chantal, Goreth, Léocadie, Ernestine, Adija, Fabiola, Ornella, Christella, Espérance, Noёllla, Fiston, Odile, Marthe, Bienvenue, Fidès, Evelyne, Isidonie

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Paul Lambert


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