A loan of $4,875 helped a member to buy 300 litres of paint and 10 boxes of putty for resale.


Twikenure Ii Group's story

Rashidi is a member of the Twikenure Ii Group, and lives in Bujumbura. He is 39 years old and married to Félicité, who is a cleaner. Together they have four children between five and sixteen years old. All their children attend school. Rashidi has sold paint and putty for nine years. This will be his fifth loan with the field partner, Turame. He will use his loan to increase his capital and buy 300 litres of paint and 10 boxes of putty for resale. In this way, he hopes to earn more. In the future, Rashidi would like to build a house and ensure that all his children attend school.

In this group: Innocent, Rashidi, Jeanine, Renovat, Louis, Emmanuel, Anne*, Christine, Christine, Yvonne, Alida, Marguerithe*, Gloriose, Evelyne, Elie, Yvette*, Aline, Venant, Rose, Asiya, J Claude, Nadine, Suzane
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sarah Ryder


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