A loan of $500 helped to add stocks of charcoal to expand her fast-growing business.


Veronica Muthoni's story

Veronica, 53 years old, is happily married and a mother of four children. Her husband works as a driver and they support one another fully. Veronica is a charcoal trader with many years of experience, and she has mastered this trade well.

Veronica has requested a Kiva loan to add stocks of charcoal to grow her business and increase her income. This being her second loan, she is known to pay well in time. Veronica's dream is to be a charcoal wholesaler.


This loan is special because:

It gives financial access to low income micro-entrepreneurs.



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