A loan of $4,875 helped a member to increase his capital and buy a field of oil palms to sell lots of oil palms in order to earn more.


Umuhora Group's story

Epitas belongs to the "Umuhora" group and lives in Rumonge. He is 32 years old and married to Constance, a merchant. Together, they have four children between the ages of 4 and 12, four of whom are in school.

He has run an oil palm business for three years.

He is on his fifth loan with Turame. With the Kiva credit he obtains, he is going to increase his capital and buy a field of oil palms in order to sell more oil palms and earn more.

In the coming years, he would like to buy a motorcycle and see his children educated.

In this group: M Josée, Clémence, Aline, J Marie, Vanisi, Jackson, Jeannette, Délphine, Amisa, Matilde, Aggripine*, Arron, Joséphine, Judith, Violette, Chantal, Epitas, Sophie, J Paul, J Pierre, Jacqueline, Ferdinand, Orestine, Francine, Claude, Agnès
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer


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