Total loan: $200


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Nkayi, Matabeleland North Province, Zimbabwe / Food

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A loan helped to buy grocery products.

Penelope's story

Penelope is a 20-year-old entrepreneur who lives with her parents and siblings in Nkayi District in Zimbabwe. She is requesting a Kiva loan in order to start her own grocery business where she sells basic commodities. Penelope plans to use the profit she earns to support her family. She will repay the ‘social interest’ on her loan by volunteering 4 hours weekly as an Early Childhood Education Guide, raising awareness among community members regarding the importance of Early Childhood Education.