A loan of $2,850 helped a member to increase her capital in order to buy items for her store such as rice, beans and oil, which will increase her profits. ..


Abizera Group's story

Acqueline belongs to the Abizera group and lives in Gitega. She is 35 years old and married to Deo, a business man. Together they have four children between the ages of 3 and 11. They all attend school.

She has a shop where she has been running a business of selling rice, beans, palm oil, etc. for three years.

She is on her third loan with Turame. With the KIVA loan that she is getting, she will increase her working capital and buy numerous items for her shop such as rice, beans, and palm oil, which will increase her profits.

With the profit from her business, she can meet the major needs of her family such as food, shelter, clothing, and educational expenses.

In this group: Jacqueline*, Cécile, Goreth, Dieudonné, Godelieve, Suavis, Marie, Liduine, Domithile, Béatrice, Acquiline, Judith, M. Suavis, Francine, Chantal, Léopold, Maximilienne*, A. Marie, Solange, Sylvane, Mariam, Nadine, Pauline, Jeanine, Vincent, Inès, Alphonsine, Epavie, Maximille, Charlotte*, Jeanine*, Evelyne*, M. Blaise
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Shannon Arnold


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