Joan is a 38-yr-old businesswoman who lives in Yei. She is married and has 4 children between the ages of 5 and 15. All of them go to school.
Joan runs a general store and has been in business for 6 years. There is no other source of income in addition to this business. She has no employees. She heard about Finance Sudan through other clients.
She is taking a loan of 4,000 SSP to purchase sugar, water, soda, and many other items. In 5 years Joan would like to expand her business. Her major challenges include high prices in the market. Joan says she is happy for the loans given by finance Sudan through the help of Kiva.