A loan of $2,225 helped a member increase his working capital and buy a large quantity of beans and dry cassava for resale, to earn more.


Nzoriha Group's story

Simeon is part of the Nzoriha group and lives in Bujumbura. He is a single 38-year-old.

He has been trading in beans and dry cassava for the past five years.

This is his first credit loan with Turame. With the KIVA loan, he will increase his working capital and buy a large quantity of beans and dry cassava for resale, to earn more.

In coming years, he would like to become a wholesale trader.

In this group: Siméon, Emmanuel, Julienne, Pascasie, Béatrice, Cyriaque, Férdinand, Espérance, Générose, Pascasie, Benjamin, M .rose, Audreille, Japhet, J Marie, Egide, Alphonsine, Stéphanie, Caritas, Suzanne, Mathilde, Pascal, Alphonsine
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer René McConnell


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