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Total loan: $1,825
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Terimbere Iii Group

Burundi
Cibitoke, Burundi / Fish Selling

A loan of $1,825 helped a member to buy a large amount ndagala, a type of fish, to resell.


Terimbere Iii Group's story

Elias is a member of the Terimbere III group and lives in Cibitoke. He is 35 years old and is married to Jeanine, a farmer. Together they have six children, from five to thirteen years old. Three of the children go to school.

He has been selling a type of fish called ndagala for five years.

This is his third loan with Turame. With this Kiva-financed loan, he is going to increase his capital and buy a large amount of ndagala to resell and earn more.

In the coming years, he would like to buy some land for his children.

In this group: Elias, Adèle, Jacqueline, Geltrude
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Lindsay Ferrara


Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: November 22, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Turame Community Finance, a partner of World Relief and HOPE International

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Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: November 22, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Turame Community Finance, a partner of World Relief and HOPE International