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Total loan: $275


Chikwawa, Southern Region, Malawi / Clothing

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A loan helped to buy more wrappers for resale.

Judith's story

Judith is a 24-year-old entrepreneur who lives with her husband and child in the Chikwawa District in Malawi. She supports her parents in the day to day living from the little she gets from her business which she started using the grants she received some time back. Judith sells wrappers (pieces of cloth). She is requesting a Kiva loan to boost her business. She plans to use the profit she earns to support her family and save cash to get back to school.

Judith will repay the ‘social interest’ on her loan by volunteering 2.5 hours per week as a Camfed Learner Guide, following up on students who are at risk of dropping out of school, to find out why they are missing school and to link them with the help they need to stay in school.