A loan of $2,575 helped a member to purchase Fanta softdrinks to sell.


Ukweli Group's story

This client, Chirezi, is the leader of the loan group "Ukweli". The senior member and an experienced entrepreneur, she is 67 years old and the mother of one child, who already has a home. Her husband is unemployed. This client sells soft drinks (Fanta, cola, juices). Her products are set up in her home. She started her business with her own funds from her husband about thirty years ago. This new loan will be used to purchase 10 cases of Fanta. Thus, she would like to grow her enterprise, purchase a second plot of land for her grandchildren, and educate and feed them. In conclusion, she thanks Hekima very much for its micro-credit support for small-scale entrepreneurs.

In this group: Chirezi, Ramazani, Victorine, Lyogali, Martine, Bausa, Bakungu, Lukambo, Rubusha, Muheto, Matembeta, Sifa, Pascal, Mbisimwa, Chibalonza, Francine, Nyanvura, Saidi, Nabegabe, Ndalemwa, Mupenda, Shamavu, Nyanvura, Francoise, Yosephine, Ndabugi, Jeannette
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey



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