A loan of $5,450 helped a member to buy 2 cases of Fanta, 25 kgs of sugar, etc.


Farijika Group's story

Furaha, advisor to the business group "Farijika", is a 38-year-old entrepreneur who is married and the mother of 10 children, who all go to school. Her husband is an evangelical pastor. She sells various items (Fanta, shoes, soaps, sugar, etc.) and has been doing this work for 12 years. She has just received her 13th loan from MFI Hekima. This new loan will be used to buy 2 cases of Fanta, 25 kgs of sugar, etc. She also would like to see her children grow up, increase her business, and to buy and build a house.

The customer thanks Hekima for its actions in aid of poor women excluded from regular banks.

In this group: Kamara, Bushashire, Batasema, Katungu, Balingene, Mungano, Kahindo, Tina, Furaha, Sheria, Aziza, Ntasimwa, Ushindi, Pendo, Michiki, Iragi, Ndoole, Kahindo, Nzigire, Riziki, Maoneo, Kabeza, Namwezi, Nyota, Byenda
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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