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Total loan: $4,600
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Terimbere Ii Group


A loan of $4,600 helped a member to increase his capital and purchase goats for resale, in order to increase his profit.


Terimbere Ii Group's story

Alexandre is part of the group Terimere II and lives in Bujumbura. He is 45 years old and married to Sophie, a shopkeeper. Together they have 9 children between the ages of 8 and 25, 5 of which are currently enrolled in school. Alexandre also takes care of his 4 grandchildren, of which 1 is enrolled in school.

Alexandre has been in the goat business for 4 years. He is on his fourth loan with Turame. With the loan he obtains through Kiva, he will increase his capital and purchase many goats for resale, in order to increase his profit.

In the coming years, Alexandre would like to update his home and to see his children educated.

In this group: Adela, Elena, Marthe, Virginie, Jeanne, Dominique, A. Marie, A. Marie, Gérardine, Pascasie, Feza, Rachel, Alexandre, Chantal, Mustafa, Monique, Christine, Souavis*, Mélance, Aisha, Appolinaire, Emmanuel*, Gilbert, Farida, Charlotte, Chantal*, Espérance, Diomède, Jeanette, Férdinand, Espérance, Obed, Odette, Francine, Innocent, Odile, Ananie
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Stephanie Long Phillips


Loan details

Loan length:

7 months
Disbursed date: May 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:

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