A loan of $300 helps to purchase mineral fertilizer and fuel.


Fotima's story

Fotima is 56 years old. She is married and has adult children. She is also a careful grandmother.

Fotima has her own business. She grows vegetables such as onions and potatoes on four hectares of land. She has great experience since she has been busy with this business for more than 20 years. Fotima’s husband and son help her with managing the business. She is a very hardworking woman. Fotima is the main breadwinner of her family. She works hard, but she has a small income and poor living conditions.

Fotima is asking for a loan of TJS 2,500 (somoni) to buy seeds, mineral fertilizer, and fuel. She awaits your support.


This loan is special because:

It supports the well being of women and their families.

Kendra Thorogood, Kiva staff

Kendra Thorogood
Kiva staff



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