A loan of $2,300 helped a member to bolster her working capital and buy a large supply of banana beer as well as two cases of industrial beer to sell.


Dutsimbatare Group's story

Médiatrice, age 42, is a member of the Dutsimbatare group and she lives in Gitega. She is married to a farmer named Paul, and they have six children aged 2 to 14, four of whom go to school. She has been selling banana beer for two years.

This is her 3rd loan with Turame, and she plans to use her credit to bolster her working capital. She will buy a large supply of banana beer and two cases of industrial beer. The sale of these products will help to boost her revenue.

In this group: Antoine, Philotée, Rémegie, Jérôme, Reperate*, Savere, Remunda, Chrisifanie, Samuel, Oda*, Colette, Libérate, Béatrice, Astère, Agrippine, Médiatrice, Caritas, Claire, Emmanuella, Solen, Aline, Marie, Bernadette, Marie, Angélique, Thérèse, Annociate, Godelieve, Immaculée, J. Marie*, Consolate, Judith
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer


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