A loan of $3,075 helped a member to purchase a large amount of beer to resell, in order to earn more.

Twigarukire Group's story

Aline is part of the group Twigarukire and lives in Gitega. She is 33 years old and married to Venant, a merchant. Together they have five children, aged 2 to 12 years old. Two of the children are students.

Aline has been doing commerce in beer for twelve years.

She is on her sixth Turame loan. With the KIVA she is obtaining, she is going to increase her capital and purchase a large amount of beer to resell in order to earn more.

The profit from her business enables her to meet the needs of her family.

In this group: Jacqueline, Suavis, Goreth B*, Gaudence, Goreth A, Domithile, Rénovat, Appolonie, Justine*, Espérance, J. Claude, M. Rose, Alice, Aline, Donate, Claudine, Adrienne, Félicité, Joselyne, Philothée, Emmanuel, Joselyne, Séraphine, Josélyne, Suavis, Jacqueline, Suavis*, Marie, Bernadine, Jeanette, Claudine, Médiatrice, Alice, O. Jeanine, Médiatrice, Erasme, Hycinthe, Françoise, J. Francine*, Virginie
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey

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