A loan of $1,200 helped to buy more dried fruit for her business.


Shoista's story

Shoista was born in 1982. She is married and has three minor children. Shoista and her husband are feeding their children. She works hard every day in order to offer her children all the necessary things. Her husband helps her with managing the business.

Shoista has been busy gardening, processing fruits, and buying, selling and exporting dried fruits. She has been working for more than twelve years in this sphere. She sells the finished products in a local market, and she has regular customers.

Shoista wants to increase her working capital, and she is asking for a loan of 10,000 TJS to buy more dried fruit for her business. She is asking for a loan for the first time through Kiva’s field partner IMON. She awaits your mercy.


This loan is special because:

It supports the well being of women and their families.



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