A loan of $625 helps to purchase a hair dryer and iron to make hair straight for her salon shop.


An's story

An is 37 years old and is a widow with three children.

She is a hairdresser. One of her children is a worker. She has been in this hairdressing business for 13 years.

She will use this loan to purchase a hair dryer and iron to make hair straight for her salon shop, which can help to improve her business and change her family's living standard.

She hopes she is able to expand her business, build a new and bigger house and use some of the money for pay school fees for her children.

Her main challenge is more competitors.


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


Lenders and lending teams





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.