A loan of $1,650 helped a member to purchase eight bags of charcoal.


Ukumbusho Group's story

Faida is the president of the Ukumbusho credit group. She is 49 years old and is the mother of seven children - all in school. The loan will be used to purchase eight bags of charcoal which she will resell. Her hope is that her business will grow to ensure her family's survival. Thus she is grateful to Hekima for assisting working women.

In this group: Fitina, Faida, Ndamuso, Wika, Nguku, Muinyuza, Kalwali, Mubake, Balibuno, Bafukulera, Ntakobajira, Binja, Sakina, Wabenga, Chibalonza, Nyota, Zawadi
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Alistair Assheton



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