A loan of $3,375 helped a member to buy a large quantity of beans, rice and palm oil for resale.


Tuzanyumwete Group's story

Inès is a member of the Tuzanyumwete group and she lives in Bujumbura. She is 28 years old and married to Antoine, a bank employee. They have two children together, aged 2 and 5. Inès has been selling grocery products (rice, beans, palm oil...) for three years. She is on her third loan with Turame. With this loan, received from Kiva, she will increase her capital and buy a large quantity of beans, rice and palm oil for resale. In the coming years, she would like to build another house.

In this group: Pélagie, Fidèle, Perpétue, Clémence, Evelyne, Adela, Emelyne, Diane, Adrienne, Hyacinthe, Omar, J. Bosco, Siyajari*, Pétronie, Marie, Dénise, Concilie, Germaine, Léonard, Espérance, Inès, Bauduine, Glaciose, Languide, Emmanuel, Diane, Elvis, Francine, Eric
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sophie Narayan


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