A loan of $2,850 helped a member to strengthen her working capital and buy a large quantity of rice and beans to bolster her sales and revenue.


Twunganire Iii Group's story

Lydie, age 28, is a member of the group Twunganire III. She lives in Bujumbura, and she is married to a farmer named Onésphore.

Lydie has been selling rice and beans for two years. This is her 2nd loan cycle with Turame, and she plans to use the funds to strengthen her working capital and buy a large quantity of rice and beans to bolster her sales and revenue.

In the coming years, she would like to become an importer of clothing and food items, and she hopes to see her children continue their education.

In this group: Lydie, Gaudelive, M. Claire, Jeanette, Félix, Léocadie, Désiré, Lazard, Carine, Hélène*, Célestin, Pascasie, Ngenzahayo, Yvonne, François, Cyprien, Phocas, Anastasie, Rémy, Claver, Rubin, Innocent, Pascasie, Caritas, Elie, Xavier
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer


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