A loan of $3,200 helped a member to purchase sorghum to resell, so as to earn more.


Twikenure Group's story

Chantal is part of the group Twikenure and lives in Gitega. She is 35 years old and married to Desiré, a furniture maker. Together they have five children, from 8 to 16 years old.

Chantal does commerce in sorghum.

She is on her 23rd loan at Turame. With the KIVA loan she is obtaining, she is going to increase her capital and purchase a large amount of sorghum to resell, so as to earn more.

In the coming years, she would like to see her children educated.

In this group: Adèle, Pérpetue, Léocadie, Médiatrice, Pétronie, Léonie, Espérance, Juvénal, Régine, Chantal, Francine, Appolinaire, Francine, Spéciose, Claudine, M.dorine, Adèle, J. Berchmans

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey.



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