A loan of $1,100 helps to operate as a taxi operator.


Butoyi's story

Butoyi is a 24-year-old refugee from Burundi. He has lived in the Nakivale Refugee Settlement, in Uganda, for four years with his wife and children. An entrepreneur at heart, for the past two years, Butoyi has been a taxi operator.

Butoyi is requesting a loan to be able to start his own taxi business. He believes the business will be successful due to the high population in the settlement. Butoyi ultimately hopes to provide a good and happy life for his family and to meet all of their basic needs.


This loan is special because:

It helps refugees launch businesses to rebuild their lives.

Dinah, Kiva staff

Dinah
Kiva staff



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams






Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.