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Izigire Group
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
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.
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Dismas fait partie du groupe Izigire et habite à Gitega. Il a 42 ans et est marié à Radegonde, une cultivatrice. Ensemble ils ont 6 enfants dont 4 étudient.

Il fait le commerce de boutique(riz, hricot, sel,...) depuis 8 ans.

Il est à son treizième crédit à Turame. Avec le crédit Kiva qu’il obtient, il va augmenter son capital et acheter beaucoup d’articles de sa boutique (riz, haricot, sel, ...) à revendre pour gagner plus.

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.

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About Burundi

  • $600
    Average annual income
  • 18
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    Burundi Loans Fundraising
  • $4,756,725
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,549.5
    Burundi Francs (BIF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Izigire Group's $4,250 loan helped a member to increase his capital and buy various items (rice, beans, salt, etc.) to resell in order to earn more money.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 28, 2013
Dec 20, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2014