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Total loan: $3,075
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Twitezimbere Group

Burundi
Gitega, Burundi / Liquor Store / Off-License

A loan of $3,075 helped a member to buy a large quantity of commercial beer for resale.


Twitezimbere Group's story

Consolatte is a member of the Twitezimbere group and she lives in Gitega. She is 60 years old and married to Dieudonné, a civil servant. Together, they have three children between the ages of 14 and 19. All their children are in school.

Consolatte has been selling commercial beer for 13 years.

This is her 19th loan with Turame. With this loan, financed by Kiva, she will increase her capital and buy a large quantity of commercial beer for resale, in order to make more money.

With the earnings from her business, she is able to pay her children's school fees, to feed her family and to take care of healthcare costs.

In this group: Tharcisse, Consolatte, Consolatte, Géneviève, Patricie, Mathilde, Bernadette, Menedore, Caritas, Frédiane, Espérance, Philomène, Immaculée, Daphrose, Marcelline, Christella, Evelyne*, Renée, Evelyne, Karamanda, Marcelline, Magnifique, Cyprien*, Constance, Mariane, Pascasie, Consolate, Jeanine, Magnifique, Florine, Evariste, Thérèse, Stéphanie
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sophie Narayan


Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: May 29, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Turame Community Finance, a partner of World Relief and HOPE International

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: May 29, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Turame Community Finance, a partner of World Relief and HOPE International