A loan of $1,200 helped a member to purchase clothing to sell, so as to earn his living.

Kaze Group's story

Lazard is part of the group Kaze and is one of the victims of the fire at the Bujumbura Central Market. He has been a client of Turame for three years. He lives in Bujumbura and is married to Grâce. Together they have seven children, from 15 to 30 years old, of whom four are students.

He used to do commerce in clothing at the Bujumbura Central Market. In the fire, he lost all of his capital when he had plans to build a house.

With the KIVA loan he is obtaining, he will rebuild his capital by purchasing clothing to resell, so as to earn his living.

In this group: Lasard, Josette, Suzanne, Evariste, Fidèle, Léa, Gabriel, Emmanuel*
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey

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