A loan of $1,025 helped to purchase a sewing machine and more sarongs to sell.

Doris's story

Doris is a tailor, sewing clothes for both men and women, and she also sells sarongs of various colors. Her primary customers are residents, neighbors and friends. She is very creative and hardworking. She has been in this sewing business for five years and hopes for a bigger stall in the future.

Doris is 28 years old and is married with a child. Her husband is a businessman and he also supports the home.

Doris hopes to employ more hands to enable her to reach a larger number of customers in this festive season. She is requesting a loan of NGN 150,000 to purchase a sewing machine and more sarongs. She says thanks to all Kiva lenders.

Doris is a LAPO (Lift Above Poverty Organization) client. LAPO is committed to improving lives in Nigeria and elsewhere in Africa.

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