A loan of $2,650 helped a member to buy articles for his store (beans, salt, rice...) in bulk.


Nubwenge Group's story

Bénoît belongs to group Nubwenge and lives in Gitega. He is 39 years old and married to Suavis, a farmer. Together they have five children, ages 9 to 14, and three of them go to school.

He has been selling grocery items (such as beans, salt, rice…) for two years.

This is his third loan with Turame. With the loan granted through Kiva, he will increase his capital and purchase grocery items in bulk (e.g. beans, salt, rice…) to resell and earn more.

In this group: Mélanie, Jeanne, Emilienne, Viola, Immaculée, Bénoît , E. Abraham, Sylvie, Spès, Céline, Mariane, Marguerite, Odette, Thérèse, Goreth, Spès, Donavine, Malvine, Jean, Antoine, Zenobie, Pascasie, C .spès.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Charlotte Buecheler


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