A loan of $3,550 helped a member to purchase many kilos of sorghum to sell, so as to earn more.

Turizeranye Group's story

Jacqueline is part of the group Turizeranye and lives in Gitega. She is 37 years old and married to Pascal, a bicycle repairman. Together they have four children, from 3 to 9 years old, of whom three are students.

Jacqueline has been doing commerce in sorghum for seven years.

She is on her sixteenth Turame loan. With the KIVA loan she is obtaining, she is going to increase her capital and purchase many kilos of sorghum, so as to earn more.

Thanks to the profits from her business, she has already purchase some arable land.

In this group: M. Chantal, M. Goreth, Speciose, Jacqueline, Evelyne, Georges, Domine, Scholastique, Caritas, Imelde, Meditrice, Radegonde, Evelyne, Francoise, Rosalie, Yollande, Elodie, M Artne, Esperance, Jeanne, Rosette, Salvator, Denis, Denise, Mathilde, Perpetue, Yvonne, Rosalie, Athanasie, Aloys, Nicelate, David, Joselyne, Febronie, Daphrose, Mediatrice, Esperance, Eric, Martine
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey

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