A loan of $3,350 helped a member to buy 2 bags of beans.

La Joie Group's story

Vumilia is the vice president of the "La Joie" business group. A courageous and entrepreneurial woman, she is married and the mother of 12 children who attend school, and others who have their own households. Her husband is a farmer.

Vumilia sells beans and other food items. Her biggest challenge is due to the seasonal nature of her merchandise and possible bankruptcy. However, she remains optimistic about a better future. This new loan will allow her to buy 2 bags of beans. Finally, she would like to thank Hekima for its financial help.

Note: some customers in the picture are carrying their babies.

In this group: Vumilia, Baseme, Maombi, Julienne, Nyirahabimana, Riziki, Pendeza, Josephine, Nsengimva, Bintu, Amida, Habanganimana, Zuena, Sifa, Kahindo, Kambale, Kibandja, Kitumaini, Kavira, Kahindo, Neema, Kakule, Ashina, Ntayisanya, Kamundu, Muhindo, Bahati
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer

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