A loan of $2,825 helped a member to purchase palm oil to resell, so as to earn more.

Gihororo Group's story

Rose is part of the group Gihororo and lives in Bujumbura. She is 40 years old and divorced, and she has three children, from 12 to 15 years old, all students

Rose has been doing commerce in palm oil for twelve years.

She has been a Turame client for seven years. With the KIVA loan she is obtaining, she is going to increase her capital and purchase fifteen 20-liter containers of palm oil to resell, so as to earn more.

In the coming years, she would like to purchase a parcel of land and see her children educated.

In this group: Rose, Jaqueline, Agnès, Bernadette, Capitorine

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey

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