A loan of $350 helped to add stock of cooking oil to increase her business income.


Purity Nyaguthii's story

Purity was born in the year 1984 and she is happily married to a man called James. They are blessed with two children, namely Bridget and Esther, who are schooling.

She is a shopkeeper and hairdresser at the same time. She is a hardworking lady who supports her family from her businesses.

She is requesting a Kiva loan to add stock of cooking oil in her retail shop to sell. She will use her business profit to pay her loan in a short period of time.

Her dream is to give her children good education and ensure that they have the best in life.


This loan is special because:

It gives financial access to low income micro-entrepreneurs.



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