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Total loan: $2,000
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Vyara Group

Burundi
Bujumbura, Burundi / Clothing Sales

A loan of $2,000 helped a member to buy a lot of clothing for resale.


Vyara Group's story

M. Jeanine is a member of the Vyara group and lives in Bujumbura. She is a 32-year-old widow with 2 children aged 6 and 7. She is also taking care of a cousin of hers who is a student. She has been selling clothing and charcoal for 2 years. This is her first loan from Turame. Her Kiva-sponsored loan will increase her working capital and enable her to buy a lot of clothing for resale, so that she can earn more. In the coming years, she would like to become a clothing importer and watch her children get an education.

In this group: M. Jeanine, Anick, David, Eliezel, Goreth, Bella, Angella, Agnès, Immaculée, Aisha, Gérardine, Odila, Evelyne, Joséphine, J. D'arc, Omar, J. Pierre, Dieudonné, Migelde, A. Marie, Godeberth, Catherine, Lena, Emmanuel
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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: February 27, 2014
Facilitated by Field Partner: Turame Community Finance, a partner of World Relief and HOPE International

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: February 27, 2014
Facilitated by Field Partner: Turame Community Finance, a partner of World Relief and HOPE International