A loan of $3,100 helped a member she will increase the quantity of beignets to sell in order to earn more.


Abadahemana Group's story

Séraphine is part of the Abadahemana group and lives in Gitega. She is 43 years old and married to Joseph, a farmer. Together they have two children, the younger one is 6 years old, the older one 18. The older one goes to school.

Séraphine has been selling beignets (a type of donut) for 8 years.

She is on her fifteenth loan with Turame. With the loan she is requesting, she will increase the quantity of beignets to sell in order to earn more.

Thanks to the income from her business, she feeds her children, clothes them, takes care of them and pays the school fees of the older one.

In this group: Séraphine, Joséphine, Frédiane, Yacinthe, Immaculée, Béatrice, Simon, Fidès, Médiatrice, Déo*, Rénilde, Salomée, Marie*, Félicité, J.népomuscene, Viateur, Constatin, Marie, Elisabeth, Médiatrice, Ancile, M. Rose, M.rose, Josélyne, Francine, Concilie, Béatrice, Rose, Médiatrice, Evelyne, Pélagie, Annociate, Gloriose, Nadia, Aline, Chantal*, Josélyne, Doline, Jeanne, Annociate, Concilie, Claudine
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer


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