A loan of $3,175 helped a member to buy fertilizers and pay the cost of labor for his rice farm.


Dukore Group's story

Jean Bosco is a member of the Dukore group. This group's name means 'Let's work'. Jean Bosco is 37 years old. He is married and has four children between the ages of four and 11. Two of his children are in school. Jean Bosco himself finished six years of elementary school. Jean Bosco is a rice farmer. This is his third loan cycle with ACB, and he says that the prior loans have really helped his business and that he anticipates no difficulties with repayment. He will use his loan to buy chemical fertilizers and pay laborers. Jean Bosco's strategy for growing his business is to request further loans in order to enlarge his fields and bolster his agricultural business. In the coming years, Jean Bosco would like to become a prominent rice farmer and seller in his region. He plans to use his profits to pay for his children's school fees and healthcare costs.

In this group: Jean Bosco, Nicolas, Christophe, Boniface, Esperance, Sammy, Pierre, Deo, Samuel, Sylvestre
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Ekaterina Sukhanova



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