A loan of $2,900 helped a member to buy 2 bags of wheat flour, one bag of rice, matches, soaps, one bag of sugar, candies, cookies, Nido milk, beauty lotions, etc.


Akonkwa Group's story

The client Mukiti is a shopkeeper and member of the business association Akonkwa. She is a young single woman, 25 years old and responsible for the two children under her supervision. She sells a variety of items and is a member of a boutique. She requested a loan from Hekima. She is going to buy 2 bags of wheat flour, one bag of rice, matches, soaps, one bag of sugar, candies, cookies, Nido milk, beauty lotions, etc. to grow her business. She started with her own funds received from her parents. In the future, she dreams of becoming a great business woman and buying a car. Thus, she thanks Hekima for supporting female entrepreneurs excluded from the traditional banking system.

In this group: Baguma, Mukiti, Rebeka, Hamirise, Bakwirana, Dadieme, Bienvenue, Yvonne, Antoine, Masumbuko, Wantwali, Antoinette, Mugaruka, Katumbwe, Balibonera, Kamala, Toto, Kalyango, Shakubuya, Nzigihima, Rutega, Kazovio, Mushayuma

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer S Mason



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