A loan of $3,300 helped a member to bolster her capital and buy a lot of charcoal (five bags) for resale in order to earn more.


Tujinama Group's story

Veronique is a member of the Tujinama group. She lives in Gitega. She is 53 years old and is married to Salvator, a farmer.
She sells charcoal. She is on her 19th loan with Turame. With her Kiva loan, she will bolster her capital and buy a lot of charcoal (five bags) for resale in order to earn more.

In the years to come, she would like to open a store (to sell beans, rice, soap etc).

In this group: Veronique, Viola, Consolate, Evelyne, Nadine, Evelyne, Anitha*, Pascasie, Jeanine, M. Chantal, Lucie, Marguerite, Esperance, Anastasie, M. Goreth, Nadine, Caritas*, Zaides, Consolate, Hilde, Sylvestre, Goreth, Emilienne, Perpetue, Marie, Francine*, Veterine, Isidonie, Annociate, Fulgence, Rizahora, Seraphine*, Gloriose, Concilie, Evelyne, Gaudence, Liboire
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Katharina S


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