A loan of $4,250 helped a member to increase his capital and buy various items (rice, beans, salt, etc.) to resell in order to earn more money.


Izigire Group's story

Dismas is a member of the Izigire group and lives in Gitega. He is 42 years old and married to Radegonde, a farmer. Together they have 6 children, 4 of whom are in school. He has sold items from his store (rice, beans, salt, etc.) for 8 years. This is his 13th loan through Turame. With the Kiva loan he receives, he will increase his capital and buy several items for his store (rice, beans, salt, etc.) that he will resell in order to earn more.

In this group: Dismas, Béatrice, Godelieve, A Marie, Judith, Espérance, Rénild, Claudette, Espérance, Désiderate, Léa, Viola, Dénise, Gloriose, Charles, Bazilisse, Calinie, Priscilla, Rose, Seraphine, Viola, Immaculée, Caritas, Espérance, Sophie, Evelyne, Médiatrice, Marie, Candide, Espérance, Evelyne, M Goreth, Gerardine, Dorothée, Virginie, Sylver, Pascaline, Stella, Nadine, Rose, Roger, M Goreth, Espérance, Thérèse, Christiane
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Meredith Rogers


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