A loan helped to buy more soap, cream, milk, and other essential to sell.


Aletha's story

Aletha is 50 years old, she is a widow with 1 child; aged 28 years. Aletha is a high school graduate. She runs a provision in a shop where she sells soap, cream, milk and other essential items. She started to sell with her own earnings and her mother taught her how to sell. She has had this business for 10 years now. To maintain her sales, she requested for a loan through BRAC Liberia and KIVA Field Partner to buy more soap, cream, milk, and other essential to resell to her good clients. She likes her business because it helps her a lot. In the future, Aletha wants to increase her business. She wishes to say thanks.


This loan is special because:

It serves low-income individuals in rural Liberia where few alternative funding sources exist.



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