A loan of $4,075 helped a member buy sewing material (fabric, thread, zippers, bronze ribbons, lace, etc.).


Upendo Group's story

Member Hassani is leader of the Upendo credit loan solidarity group. An experienced entrepreneur, 67 years of age. she is married with six children of whom some are in school and others already have their own families. Her husband is an technician in metallurgy (fitter).

This member is a seamstress. She owns a tailoring and sewing workshop. She started her workshop with her own funds received from her husband around 1983.

This new loan will be used to buy sewing material (fabric, thread, zippers, bronze ribbons, lace, etc..). She wants to expand her business, educate her children, feed her grandchildren. To summarize, she strongly thanks Hekima for its support with the microfinancing of small businesses.

In this group: Louise, Monique, Estela, Kaparayi, Nzadiedionne, Irène, Mwamini, Justine, Devote, Jasumini, Karori, Chabutua, Justine, Hassani, Joise, Bukerimonza, Kahindo, Gasheli, Ngalangala, Ndizeye, Vahavirake, Slima, Hassani, Furaha

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer René McConnell



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