A loan of $1,550 helps to buy a freezer, 400kg of fish for resale, pigs and their food.
Rova is a singe 30 years old, who lives with his parents and sister in his natal village. He has a stable job as a technician and also raises pigs and runs a fish shop. He helps his family with their finances and is a borrower at Vahatra. This allows his to expand his businesses and improve the family daily life. His last loans was used to raise chickens and also as a down payment for his fish shop, where he bought a freezer from the profits.
The new loan will allow his to buy a second freezer as well as three pigs and their food. He hopes lenders will support him here. He sells the grown pigs to the butchers in town. The fish shop is in the same village and he wants to expand his fish business.