A loan of $1,275 helped a member to buy a big quantity of beer so as to increase her earnings.


Ifashe Group's story

M. Rose is part of the group called Ifashe and lives in Gitega. She is 39 and married to Roger, a businessman. Together they have six children aged from 15 to 17. She has been selling beer for 18 years. She is on her second loan from Turame. With this Kiva loan, she is planning to grow her working capital so that she can buy a large quantity of beer for resale, so as to earn more.

In the next few years, she would like to be able to feed her children without difficulty.

In this group: Hyancinte, Salomé, Luc, Frédiane, Rénild, Dieudonné, Jeanette, Léa, Pélagie, Beretira, Médiatrice, M. Rose, Félicité, Albert, Médiatrice, Marie, Luc, Josélyne, Rose
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Teresa Kramer


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