A loan of $5,825 helped a member to buy more food such as rice, beans and other items to sell.

Abahuje Group's story

Alphonsine is 30 years old. She is married with two children aged between four and five. Alphonsine is a group leader of Abahuje meaning “we are together” and the group members do different types of business. Some own retail and/or general stores. Alphonsine, as the president of the group, sells food. She wants to upgrade her business with the loan by adding more food in the store such as rice, sugar, beans as well salt and soaps for sale. With the profits from the business, she will be able to increase her savings and provide food for her family. Alphonsine is pictured raising her hand to so that she may be identified within the group as a leader.

In this group: Faina, Desire, Leoncie, Marie Anne, Verena, Alphonsine, Russien, Jacqueline, Christine, Frederic, Esperance, Drocella, Rachel, Hycenthe, Colette, Aloysie, Alphonsine, Odette, Marianne, Adelphine, Immaculee*, Marie Beathe, Beatrice, Mediatrice, Antoinette, Beatrice
*not pictured

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