A loan of $3,975 helped a member to buy 40 sacks of cement.

Dunda Mu Yesu Group's story

Nyabandu is a member of the business group « Dunda mu Yesu » and an experienced young entrepreneur, age 35, married and the mother of four children who are all in school. Her husband sells various items. She runs a hardware store. She started off in business with her own funds, money received from her husband.

For four years now she has been in this small business. This new loan will allow her to buy 40 sacks of cement. Taxes and duties and also customer debt constitute an obstacle in developing her little business. Thus, she would like to grow her working capital, to build a house, and nourish her children. Finally, she sincerely thanks Hekima for supporting small entrepreneurs with micro-loans. Please note that several of the group members are carrying their babies.

In this group: Kituku, Tatine, Nyabandu, Huruma Sara, Balume, Hategeka, Tuonibe, Zigire, Namogo, Kalume, Yvette, Muswagha, Kirivolo, Sembumba, M'balike, M'twali, Moise, Timothe, Becha, Meda, Hangi, Hamisi, Aime, Mukuze, Basinyize

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Teresa Kramer

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