A loan of $1,525 helped a member to buy a large amount of rice and beans for resale.

Gumyumutima Group's story

Gloriose is a member of the Gumyumutima group and lives in Gitega. She is 40 years old and married to Nicodème, a mason. The couple have 5 children aged between 8 and 17, all of whom attend school.

Gloriose has been selling things like rice and beans in her shop for 6 years. This is her third loan from Turame. Her Kiva-sponsored loan will increase her capital and enable her to buy a large amount of rice and beans for resale, so that she can earn more money. In the coming years, she would like to see her children get an education.

In this group: Odette, Califanie, Suzanne, Marie, Rose, Jacqueline, Honorée, Spès , Gloriose*, Anitha, Aline, Thierry, Sylvane, Felicite, Dénise, Agnes, Verdiane, Célestin, Léonie , Seconde
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer

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