A loan of $3,400 helped a member to stock up on tomatoes and onions to bolster her sales and revenue.


Tunagurane Group's story

Générose, age 58, is a member of the group Tunagurane and she lives in Bujumbura. She is married to a cook named Daniel, and they have seven children ages 19 to 36 years old, four of whom go to school. Générose has been selling tomatoes, onions, etc. for 3 years. This is her first loan cycle with Turame, and she plans to use the funds to strengthen her working capital. She will stock up on tomatoes and onions to bolster her sales and revenue. In the coming years, she would like to see her children pursue their education.

In this group: Jacqueline, Francine, Générose, Spéciose, Calinie, Gertrude, Raphaёl, M Chantal, Françoise, Odette, Désiré, Darie, Emmanueline, Nadine, Estella, Joséphine, Christine, Marthe, Ernest*, Déo, Oswald, Zacharie, Suavis, Léonidas, J Marie, Généviève, Anésie, Floride, Anastasie, Bénoît, Violette, Vestine, Clémence, Odile, Pascasie, Espérance
*not pictured

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer


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