She’s 22, from rural Zimbabwe, and a mogul in the making
This is the fourth in our ‘Invest in her, invest in change’ series celebrating the power of women entrepreneurs around the world. Join Kiva in crowdfunding$1 million in loans to womenby International Women’s Day on March 8.
Lindiwe, 22, beams with pride as she presents bottles of her homemade juice and soda to customers at her shop in rural Zimbabwe. Each bottle has a hand-glued label that reads ‘Lee Juice,’ inspired by her nickname. She has big plans to make it a household name.
“I want my name to go far!” she says. “I want to create as many employees as I can, especially girls. Girls are so important to me.”
Read Lindiwe's inspiring story at Kiva's Medium page.