A loan of $500 helps to purchase more groceries and other beverages to sell in her store.


Sambo's story

Sambo is thirty-two years old and married with five children. She sells groceries and beverages. Her husband is a construction worker. She has been running this business for two years. Customers buying on credit and increased competition are her major challenges.

She will use this loan to purchase more groceries and other beverages to sell in her store. Her goals are to earn more income from this business, improve her family's standard of living, and send her children to school 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



Loan details


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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.