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Total loan: $1,675
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Inkingi Group


A loan of $1,675 helped a member to rebuild her capital by buying dried fish to resell, to continue to make a living.


Inkingi Group's story

Chantal is part of the group Inkingi and is one of the victims of the fire in the central market of Bujumbura. She has been a client of Turame since 2008. She is a 43 year old widow. She has 2 children, aged from 23 to 27 years old.

She takes care of her 5 grandchildren, of whom 3 study.

She sold dried fish at the central market of Bujumbura. She lost merchandise valued at 2,000,000 FBU (1282,05$) in the fire.

She would like to build a house on her plot of land but this project is currently stopped.

With the Kiva loan that she receives, she is going to rebuild her capital by buying dried fish to resell, to continue making a living.

In this group: Chantal, Esperance, Melie, Rodia
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer S Mason



Loan details

Loan length:

12 months
Disbursed date: March 6, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Turame Community Finance, a partner of World Relief and HOPE International

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Loan details

Loan length:

12 months
Disbursed date: March 6, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Turame Community Finance, a partner of World Relief and HOPE International