A loan of $6,000 helped a member buy three bales of worn shoes.


Twimizane Group's story

The client Fify is the counselor of the Twimizame loan group. She is a courageous entrepreneur, aged 38 and mother of seven children. Her husband is a Public Administration officer .

The client sells shoes. She started this business with funds received from her husband. This new loan will be used to buy three bales of worn shoes.

The financial crisis and insecurity are major obstacles to developing her business.

In the future she wants to expand her business, buy a second landplot and ensure her children's education. She thanks Hekima for bringing micro-finance support to women entrepreneurs.

In this group: Fabiola, Bayoya, Celestine, Francoise, Mwatamimwa, Kakule, Keya, Tshikoko, Francoise, Minindi, Kasiwa, Kabaka, Kyanza, Ruvuga, Fify

Translator profile picture

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer René McConnell



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details