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Total loan: $2,600
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Turibamwe Group

Burundi
Bujumbura, Burundi / Clothing Sales

A loan of $2,600 helped a member to purchase many pieces of clothing to resell, so as to earn more.


Turibamwe Group's story

Christophe is part of the group Turibamwe and lives in Cibitoke. He is married to Jeanne, a farmer. Together they have six children, from 1 to 14 years old, of whom four are students.

Christophe has been doing commerce in clothing for three years.

He is on his first Turame loan. With the KIVA loan he is obtaining, he is going to increase his capital and purchase many pieces of clothing (300 pieces) to resell, so as to earn more.

In the coming years, he would like to build a nice house and see his children educated.

In this group: Christophe, Florence, Jacqueline, Jacques, Isidonie, Aoron, Jeanine, Candide, Joséphine, Emelyne, Jacqueline, Esperance, J. Marie, Canesius, Francois, Alice, Aisha, Charlotte, J. Claude, Jonathan, Sylvere, Daniel, Joseph, Thacienne, Leonard, Jeanne, Suzanne
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey


Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: September 30, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Turame Community Finance, a partner of World Relief and HOPE International

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: September 30, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Turame Community Finance, a partner of World Relief and HOPE International