A loan of $2,275 helped a member to stock up on foodstuffs (bananas, groundnuts, etc.) for sale.


Twuungubumwe Group's story

Jeanne, age 32, is a member of the group Twungubumwe and she lives in Gitega. She is married to a Emmanuel who has a meat shop. They have five children aged 1 to 12, three of whom go to school.

Jeanne has been selling foodstuffs (bananas, groundnuts, etc.) for 20 years. This is her 15th loan cycle with Turame. She plans to use the credit to bolster her working capital and buy large quantities of foodstuffs (bananas, groundnuts, etc.) to sell and increase her profits.

The earnings from her activity allow her to make a living and to provide for her family.

In this group: Marie, Jeanine, Gaudence, Espérance, Marie, Cécile, Medi-Beat, Jeanette, Hilde, Rose, Aloys, Immaculée, Donavine, M. Rose, Alice, F. Caritas, Berchmans, Pierre, Christine, Espérance, Béatrice, Léonie, A. Rita*, Séraphine, Annociate, Gérardine, M. Chantal, Butoyi, Odette
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer


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