A loan of $2,950 helped a member to increase her capital and buy a lot of clothes to resell to earn more.


Rafiki Group's story

Zuhura is a member of the Rafiki group and lives in Bujumbura. She is 33 years old and married to Eric, a hairdresser. They have three children between the ages of one and sixteen of which two attend school. She has been selling shoes and clothing for six years. This is her sixth loan from Turame. With the Kiva credit that she requests, she intends to increase her capital and buy a lot of clothes that she will resell to earn more. In the coming years she would like to renew her dwelling and have her own premises for her commerce.

In this group: Justine, Florence, Jovithe, Zuhura, Emmanuel
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer


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