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The 69th and 70th Microfinance Loan to KIVA by Marquette Turner

by Marquette Turner Luxury Homes

in Good Causes, Kiva, Microfinance, Variety

We’ve just made our 69th and 70th microfinance loans to two groups of women in the African nation of Rwanda.

Abahujimbaraga Group
Christine is 32 years old and is married. She has three children between the ages 5 and 11 years. She is the president of a group called “Abahujimbaraga.” She is in the middle who raise the hand.

Christine sells various goods such as rice, sugar, bread and biscuits. Christine employs two persons for help her and has been working for two years. She and her group have requested a loan from Kiva lenders in order to purchase more goods such as beans, cassava, maize, rice, sugar, bread, etc to sell.

With the profits achieved through their $1700 USD loan, Christine and her team would like to satisfy the basic needs of their families, reinvest in their businesses and start saving.

Marquette Turner make their 69th microfinance loan to Abahujimbaraga Group in Rwanda via KIVA

Click to learn more about our support for KIVA.org

Umucyo Group
Immaculee is 36 years old and is married with three children between the ages of 6 and 10 years old. She is the president of a group which called “Umucyo”. Her business is well-organized. she sells charcoal in her market. She has seven years of experience and works from 6 am until 10 pm every day.

Immaculee and her group have requested a $1200 USD loan from Kiva in order to purchase more goods like charcoal to sell. With their profits, Immaculee and her group will reinvest in their businesses and to build their own houses.

Find out more about Marquette Turner’s support of KIVA.org HERE

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simonturner July 4, 2011 at 9:22 am

With the help of 42 Kiva Lenders, the $1700 USD loan request in Rwanda has been 100% funded.

Over the 8 months of this loan, Kiva’s Field Partner in Rwanda, Vision Finance Company s.a. (VFC), a partner of World Vision International, will be collecting repayments from this entrepreneur and posting progress updates on the Kiva website: http://www.kiva.org/lend/304349

simonturner July 7, 2011 at 8:39 pm

This is an update on our loan to 4373 Umucyo Group in Rwanda from Kiva.org.Thanks to Marquette Turner and 43 other Kiva Lenders, the $1,200.00 loan request in Rwanda has been 100% funded.This loan will be used for the purpose of: To increase her business for buying more sac of charcoal.Over the 7 months of this loan, Kiva’s Field Partner in Rwanda, Vision Finance Company s.a. (VFC), a partner of World Vision International, will be collecting repayments from this entrepreneur and posting progress updates on the Kiva website:http://www.kiva.org/lend/304515

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