A loan of $2,375 helped a member to increase her working capital and to purchase a lot clothing for resale in order to earn more.


Turamirize Group's story

Jeanine is a part of the group, Turamirize and she lives in Gitega. She is 27 years old and married to J. Pierre, a clothing retailer. Together the couple has two children, of whom two are in school.

She has been a clothing retailer for 5 years.

She is on her 12th round of borrowing with Turame. With the loan from KIVA, she is going to increase her working capital and purchase a lot clothing for resale in order to earn more.

With the profits from her business, she is able to clothe and take care of her children and she has also already purchased a plot of land.

In this group: Elisabeth, Jeanine, Annociate, Cassilde, Immaculée, Immaculée

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Emily Frye


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