Lona is a 35-year-old businesswoman who lives in Yei. She is married and has four children between the ages of three and 11, all of whom go to school.
Lona runs a general store and has been in business for four years. She has no employees.
Lona heard about Finance Sudan through other clients, and she is taking a loan of 2,000 SSP to purchase tomatoes, onions, and other produce. In addition to this business, Lona has no other source of income.
In five years, Lona would like to expand her business. Her major challenges include high prices in the market. Lona says she is happy for the loans given by Finance Sudan through the help of Kiva.