A loan of $3,950 helped a member to increase his capital and buy 15 extra cans of palm oil, all of which he will resell in order to earn more money.


Mwange Group's story

Innocent lives in Bujumbura and is a member of the Mwange group. He is 27 years old and single.

He has been selling palm oil for three years now.

He is on his second loan from Turame. With the KIVA loan that he obtains, he will increase his capital and buy 15 extra cans of palm oil, all of which he will resell in order to earn more money.

In the coming years, he would like to buy a parcel of land and build his own house.

In this group: Sylvie, Innocent, Berquie, Angelique, M. Louise, Riziki, Spès, Marguerite, Angeline, Evelyne, M. Rose, Florence, Evangeline, Anastasie, Stéphanie, Nowadiya, Agnès, Jeanette, Jeanette, Diane, Félix, Alice, Salvator, Audifax, M. Goreth
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Holden Ferry


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