A loan of $2,600 helped a member increase his capital and buy large quantities of many items (beans, rice, bananas, etc) for his store for resale.

Bwayi Group's story

Jean is a member of the Bwayi Group and lives in Cibitoke. He is 38 years old and is married to Acquiline, a vegetable farmer. Together they have 4 children aged from 3 to 13 years, including 3 who are in school.

He has been trading (beans, rice, banana, etc) from his store for 9 years.

This is his second loan cycle with Turame. He will use the credit he obtains from Kiva to increase his capital and buy many items (beans, rice, banana, etc.) in large quantities for his store that he can sell to earn more.

In the coming years, he would like to buy a plot of land and see his children study

In this group: Mariane, Laurette, Emmima, Azile, Rouce, Anastasie, Violette, Gloriose, Felicite, Eugenie, Frediane, Odette, Cornalie, Jackson, Jean, Adeline, Rouce, Henriette, Helene, Jeanette*, Jacques, Thomas*, Emerienne
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Stella Hodkin

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