Auma is a 38-year-old businesswoman who lives in Juba. She is married and has three children between the ages of five and eleven. All of them go to school.
Auma runs a general store and has been in business for three years. She has no employees. She heard about Finance Sudan through promotions by the officers. She is taking a loan of 1500 SDG to purchase rice, sugar, onions, and many other items. Other than this business, she has no other source of income.
In five years, Auma would like to expand her business. Her major challenges include high prices in the market. Auma says she is happy for the loans given by Finance Sudan through the help of Kiva.