A loan of $4,975 helped a member to increase his capital and buy many items for his shop (sugar, salt, rice...), to resell to make more.


Ushindi Ii Group's story

Boniface is part of the group Ushindi II and lives in Bujumbura. He is 45 years old and is married to Nahimana, a shopkeeper. Together they have 6 children, aged from 3 to 20 years old.

He has been a shopkeeper (sugar, salt, rice...) for 20 years.

He is on his third loan with Turame. With the Kiva loan that he receives, he is going to increase his capital and buy many items for his shop (sugar, salt, rice...), to resell to make more.

In the coming years, he would like to buy plots of land for his children and ensure good nutrition for them.

In this group: Boniface, Emmanuel, Félix, Nicodème, Donatien

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer S Mason



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