A loan helped to expand trading business with fruits and vegetables and make more profit.


Susana's story

Susana, who is 33 years old married woman, lives in village Tamarisi. She has her husband, mother-in-law and little son. The family had no source of income, until they started trading business with fruits and vegetables. They purchase stock of products at wholesale prices and re-sell in increased prices locally.

Now Susana requested financial support for having money to purchase additional stock of products and generate more profit. Susana and her husband have their own customers already and the loan will be great chance for them to make additional income and expand the business in a profitable way. She has been approved for a loan within the framework of a joint initiative between Kiva and Credo. The start-up loan program provides business start-up loans with soft conditions to informal businesses that do not have access to credit products.

The loan will be great help to Susana and she will be able to improve her economic situation and give her family a better style of life.


This loan is special because:

It helps vulnerable women start a new business.



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