A loan of $1,825 helped a member to rent a field, buy 300 kg of seeds, buy chemical fertilizers, etc.


Vugukora A / Rbv Group's story

Mrs. Anastasie grows potatoes. She is a member of the Vukugora A/RBV solidarity group. She is married and 54 years old. She has six children, the oldest of whom is 24 years old and the youngest 12. Two of her children are in school, and she also has one other dependent. She was born in Rwanda and has finished six years of primary school. [She] has started collaborating with ACB Ltd in 2009 and is on her second loan cycle. This loan will allow her to rent a field, to buy 300 kg [661 lbs] of seeds, chemical and natural fertilizers and use the rest to pay the cost of labor. She does not anticipate any difficulty repaying this loan. She will go through the markets in order to be able to buy in large quantities. This is her strategy for growing her agricultural business. Concerning her business, her goal is to become a professional potato farmer. Concerning her family, she would to provide for her children’s education, all the way through college.

In this group: Augustin, Fabien, Patricie, Beatrice, Isdore, Anastasie, Elie, Theodesie
*not pictured

Translator profile picture

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Ekaterina Sukhanova



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details