Mary is a 35-year-old businesswoman who lives in Yei, South Sudan. She is married and has four children between the ages of 4 and 11. All of them go to school.
Mary runs a restaurant and has been in business for 5 years. She has two employees. She heard about Finance Sudan through other clients. She is taking a loan of 2000 SSP to purchase meat, sugar and other items. This business is her only source of income.
In five years Mary would like to expand her business and open up a big hotel. Her major challenges are high prices in the market and the low income received from her business. Mary says she is happy for the loans given by Finance Sudan with the help of Kiva.