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Ushindi Ii Group
In this Group: Boniface, Emmanuel, Félix, Donatien
Emmanuel is a member of the Ushindi II group and lives in Bujumbura. He is 42 years old and married to Donathe. Together they have two children aged four and seven, who are both in school. Emmanuel also looks after a student, who is a member of his extended family, and his aunt.

Emmanuel has been selling dry goods and clothes for 16 years. This is his fifth loan from Turame. With his Kiva loan, he will increase his capital and buy a large quantity of rice, beans and clothes to resell in order to earn more. In the next few years, he would like to build a house from durable materials and see his children study.
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Emmanuel fait partie du groupe Ushindi II et habite à Bujumbura. Il a 42 ans et est marié à Donathe. Ensemble ils ont 2 enfants âgés de 4 à 7 ans, tous étudient.
Il a sous sa charge un étudiant, membre de sa famille élargie, qui étudie et sa tante.

Il fait le commerce de boutique(riz, haricot,...) et des habits depuis 16 ans.

Il est à son cinquième crédit à Turame. Avec le crédit KIVA qu’il obtient, il va augmenter son capital et acheter une grande quantité de riz, de haricot, et beaucoup d’habits à revendre pour gagner plus.

Dans les prochaines années, il voudrait construire une maison en matériaux durables et voir ses enfants étudier.

Additional Information

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.


About Burundi

  • $600
    Average annual income
  • 1
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    Burundi Loans Fundraising
  • $4,898,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,545.4
    Burundi Francs (BIF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Ushindi Ii Group's $3,900 loan helped a member to increase his capital and buy a large quantity of rice, beans and clothes to sell in order to earn more.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 17, 2013
Nov 15, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2014