A loan of $1,425 helped a member to buy clothing for resale.

Abizigirwa Group's story

Lela is a member of the Abizigirwa group, and one of the victims of the fire at the Central Market of Bujumbura. She has been a client of Turame for 7 years. She lives in Bujumbura and is married to Martin. The couple have 5 children, aged between 1 and 24 years old. She used to sell clothing at the Bujumbura Central Market. She has lost merchandise with a value of 1 500 000 francs ($ 961,55) because of the fire. Her Kiva-sponsored loan will enable her to rebuild her capital by buying clothing for resale, so that she can continue to earn a living.

In this group: Lela, Jeanne, Francine

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer

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