A loan of $2,875 helped a member to increase his capital and buy a large quantity of palm nuts for making oil that he can sell to earn more money.


Niterimbere Group's story

Faustin belongs to the Niterimbere group and lives in Bujumbura. He is a 22-year old single man and takes care of his brothers who are studying.

He has been selling palm nuts for making oil for the past three years and is on his second loan from Turame. With the loan from KIVA he is going to increase his capital and buy a large quantity of palm nuts for making oil, so he can earn more money.

In the coming years he would like to have a house and buy a vehicle.

In this group: Faustin, Joseph, Révocate, Concancia, J. Bosco, Yvette, Estella, Véronica, Spéciose, Juvenal, Adeline, Scholastique, Triphose, Pascasie, Godefride, Vitalia, Alvera, Diane, Violette*, Christine, Rénilde, Donavina, Jeanette, Adèle, Liberate, Petronie, Estella*, Odila, Angèle, Lyvanie*, A. Rosette, Emmanuelline*, Marciane, Isaac, Judith, Bernardine, Bèatrice, Adelaide, Daphrose, Adrienne, Mélanie, Rose, Vitalia, Emelyne, Capitoline
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Alison Le Bras


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