A loan of $500 helps to purchase rice, meat, and vegetables for preparing food to sell at her store.


Seyha's story

Seyha is a 32-year-old married woman who has a child. She prepares and sells food. Her husband repairs vehicles for a living. Seyha has been managing her business for four years. Her major challenges are dealing with customers who buy on credit and the presence of more competitors.

Seyha will use this loan to purchase rice, meat, and vegetables for preparing food to sell at her store. Her goals are to earn more income from her business and to improve her family’s standard of living in the future.


This loan is special because:

It provides entrepreneurs with resources to increase income and improve their living conditions

Kendra Thorogood, Kiva staff

Kendra Thorogood
Kiva staff



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Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.