Savings Group Visits – May 25-27, 2013

On Saturday, May 25, members of the HOPE team received the pleasure of accompanying the Long family as they attended a savings group meeting in Musanze.  This twelve member savings group was unusual because it was composed solely of men.  These men have been meeting together for three years and were able to provide each member with a goat.  Their goal is now to provide each member with a cow, an accomplishment they expect to take many years.  Some members have also used the loans they have received from the group to purchase health insurance for their families. One member …

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