Turame Community Finance
  • 1.3 million
    18,075
    69.5
    310,814.8
    2.3 million
    27,003
Mission:
Turame's mission is to deliver financial and related financial services to the productive poor in Burundi, especially women, through the development of sustainable micro, small scale enterprises and encouraging people to save.
Background and Main Challenges: 
Turame was established in 2003 as a program of World Relief and began giving loans in 2004, just as Burundi was emerging from a civil war of over 10 years. The political instability and lingering violence are a difficult environment for operating microfinance effectively. The lack of ... Read more
Country: 
Bujumbura
BP 7537
Burundi
Phone: 
+257 22 256 736
Email: 
klrice [at] wr [dot] org
Website: 
Main Funding Sources: 
Grants
Savings
Shareholder Capital
Products and Services: 
Loans
Voluntary Savings
Training and Consulting
Services Provided: 
Health
Looking for (Investment Types): 
Donations
Capacity Building Grants
Loans in US$
% Operations Comprised by MF: 
91 - 100
Date established: 
Jan 1 2004
FYE: 
31-Dec
Regulated: 
yes

Partnerships

Current
Name Relationship
Crystal Clear Software, Ltd. Vendor
HOPE International Partner
Kiva Funding
RIM Network Affiliation
Terrafina Microfinance Funding
World Relief Network Affiliation

Related Organizations

Current
Name Relationship
Smart Campaign Endorsement

At a glance

  • Assets
  • Gross Loan Portfolio
  • Equity

Contacts

  • Kristi RICE
    Technical advisor
    klrice [at] wr [dot] org
    626 793 0465
  • Rita Ngarambe
    Executive Director
    rngarambe [at] wr [dot] org
    +79 386 488