A loan of $4,800 helped a member to increase her capital and buy a large quantity of bananas and fruits for resale, to earn more.


Abanamarimwe Group's story

Beratira is a member of the Abanamarimwe group and she lives in Gitega. She is 46 years old and married to Jean, a farmer. Beratira and Jean have four children, two of whom are in school.

Beratira has been selling bananas and fruits for 24 years.

She is on her third loan with Turame. With this loan, received from KIVA, she will increase her capital and buy a large quantity of bananas and fruits for resale, to earn more.

In this group: Jeanine, Victoir, Jeanine, Frédiane, Gloriose, Diane, Concilie, Régine, André, Consolate, Christine, Rénilde, Judith, Vital, Adelaide, Ildéphonse, Léa, Estella, M. Chantal, Diane, Beratira, Dénise, Odette, Léonie, Evelyne, Antoine, Jeanine, Georgette, Monique, Anitha, Rose, Violette, Francine, Consolatte, Christine, Marie, Daphrose, Alice, Frédiane, Médiatrice, Cécile, Jeanine, Dévote, Claudine, Faustine

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sophie Narayan


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