A loan of $4,050 helped a member to buy 10 sacks of tapioca and 10 sacks of wheat flour.


Tudumu Group's story

Bahati, age 39, is president of Tudumu Group. She's an experienced entrepreneur and the mother of nine children who are studying. She's married and her husband is unemployed.

Bahati sells cereals at the public market. She started her business with help from her older sister, before benefiting from a loan from Kiva's partner, Hekima.

With this new loan, she intends to buy 10 sacks of tapioca and 10 sacks of wheat flour. She plans to become a wholesaler and thanks Hekima strongly for supporting her.

In this group: Nkabaha, Chirangashane, Toyota, Nabintu, Wasso, Basimika, Bahati, Tulinabo, Dunia, Borauzima, Kujirabwinja, Mawazo, Bikubanga, Nsimire, Ntakwinja, Chimpaye, Baziyeza, Vumilia, Nakahwa, Furaha, Furaha, Chekanabo, Nsimire, Nsimire, Cibalonza, Faida, Nabahigula

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Patrick Stadelmann



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