A loan of $2,025 helped a member to increase her capital and buy a large quantity of food, which once cooked, she will sell in her restaurant to make more money.


Nziza Group's story

Imelde belongs to the Nziza group and lives in Gitega. She is 46 years old and married to Abel. They have three children aged between 12 and 23 years old.

She has been running a restaurant business for the past nine years, and is on her ninth loan from Turame. With this Kiva loan she is going to increase her capital and buy a large quantity of food to sell, once cooked, in her restaurant, so that she can earn more money.

In the coming years she would like to buy a plot of land and see her children through school.

In this group: Imelde, Estella, Joyce, Protais

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Alison Le Bras


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