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Total loan: $2,850
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A loan of $2,850 helped a member to buy 1 sack of sugar, 1 sack of salt and 2 sacks of rice (50 kg sacks) for resale.


Tushukuru Group's story

Mukengere is the president of the Tushukuru loan group. She is a strong, woman entrepreneur, 56 years old and mother to twelve children who all attend school. Mukengere is married to a man who is currently out of work. She has been selling various items (sugar, salt, rice, etc) since 1984.

This new loan will allow her to buy one sack of sugar, one sack of salt and two sacks of rice (50kg sacks). Her desire is to expand her business.

Mukengere is grateful to the field partner, Hekima, for the support which they offer to women.

In this group: Bambaga, Nabintu, Vumilia, Nsimire, Sogaroka, Cinama, Cibalonza, Mpangirwa, Nakatya, Tabu, Mukengere, Kito, Furaha, Namavu, Namusarhi, Muzuri, Safi, Feza, Chayihabwa, Murangaza, Binyungu, Zirage, Mwangaza, Nshobole, Safi, Mulangala, Chikwanine, Nabasindilize, Ntakwinja, Namwezi, Mapendo, Ntawiha, Bora, Borauzima, Tulinabo, Imani, Nabiragi
*not pictured

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sarah Ryder



Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: March 6, 2014
Facilitated by Field Partner: Hekima, a partner of World Relief

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Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: March 6, 2014
Facilitated by Field Partner: Hekima, a partner of World Relief