A loan of $1,700 helped a member to buy a large quantity of tapioca.

Bizoza Group's story

Rebecca, age 29, lives in Gitega. She's a member of Bizoza Group. She's married to Ernest, a mason, and they have six children together, aged 3 to 14.

For one year, she's been selling tapioca. This is her fourth loan with Turame. With this Kiva loan, she will bolster her working capital and buy a large amount of tapioca to resell, in order to increase her income.

In the forthcoming years, she would like to see her children study.

In this group: Tharcisse, Frédrérique, Floride, Josepha*, M. Goreth, Jeanne*, Pauline, Généviève, Gloriose, M. Goreth, M. Rose, Innocent, Rebecca, Séraphine, Espérance, Virginie, Gervais, Graciose, Emmanuel, Juvénal
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Patrick Stadelmann

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