A loan of $2,775 helped a member to increase her capital and buy a large quantity of products to resell in her shop (beans, rice, salt) and make more money.


Agape Group's story

Médiatrice belongs to the Agape group and lives in Gitega. She is 32 years old and married to Donatien, who is a shop salesman. They have four children together, ranging from four to ten years old and all at school. She has been selling beans, rice, salt in a shop for the past ten years. She is on her ninth loan with Turame. With the KIVA loan she is being granted, she is going to increase her capital and buy a large quantity of shop products (beans, rice, salt) to resell, so that she can make more money. Thanks to the profits she makes from her business, she manages to provide for her family's needs.

In this group: Taussi, Anésie, Félicité, Médiatrice, Georgette, Marie*
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Alison Le Bras


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