A loan of $4,200 helped a member to increase her capital and to buy a large supply of beans and corn in order to earn more money.


Twizere Ii Group's story

Concilie is a member of the Twizere II group. She lives in Gitega. She is 38 years old and married to Leonard, a businessman. Together they have one thirteen year old child who attends school. She has been in the business of selling beans and corn for four years. She is on her second loan with Turame. With the KIVA loan, she will increase her capital and buy a large supply of beans and corn to sell in order to earn more. The income she earns from her business will allow her to feed her family well.

In this group: Séraphine, Emmanuella, M. Goreth, Dénise, Eugénie, Angéline*, Bazillissa, Emmanuel, Concilie, Adélaide, A. Marie, Spéciose*, Domithile*, Anatolie, Annociate, Goreth, Virginie, Désiderate, Félicité, Zacharie, Colette, Médiatrice, M. Goreth, Jacqueline, Séverin, Diane, Imelde, Pascasie, Matrone, Virginie, Emmanuella, Calinie, Imelde, M. Goreth, Jeanette, Gerthrude, Médiatrice, Anne, Melanie, René, Odette, Béatrice, Léolarie, Calinie, François
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Shannon Arnold


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