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Chikomo Group

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Mhondoro, Ngezi, Mashonaland West Province, Zimbabwe / Clothing

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A loan helped to restock more clothes and blankets for resale in preparation for the winter season.


Chikomo Group's story

Masline is a 49-year-old lady who stays in Mhondoro with her grandchildren. For the past two years, she has operated a cross-border business. She restocks clothes, shoes, blankets and other items from South Africa and Mozambique.

Masline formed Chikomo group with her three business friends in order to access financial help from Thrive Microfinance. The group attended a training session, offered by Thrive, which helped them to make informed borrowing decisions. Chikomo group managed to get a combined loan. Masline used her portion of the loan to restock clothes and blankets for resale in preparation for the winter season.