A loan of $2,200 helped a member to buy firewood to make baked bricks.


Shingimizi Group's story

Samson is part of Shingimizi Group. He lives in Bujumbura and is married to Médiatrice, a merchant.

He's been selling baked bricks for the last two years. He is seeking his first loan from Turame.

With this Kiva loan, he will increase his working capital and buy a large quantity of firewood to make baked bricks to resell, in order to increase his income.

In the forthcoming years, he would like to build a house on his land lot and see his children study.

In this group: J Claude, Francine, Francine, Samson, Espérance, Noella, Bella, Brigitte, Masumbuko, Godence, Espérance, Rose, Polissene, Omer, Emelyne, Ernest, Espérence, Elie, Angeline, Aline, Liduine, Synthia, Jeanette

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Patrick Stadelmann


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