A loan of $1,200 helps to buy vegetable seeds, chemicals, wheelbarrow, water tank, rake, shovel, hand gloves and safety boots.


Temukisa's story

Temukisa is a 33-year-old mother with four children, and she has a small business selling vegetables (like cabbage, eggplant, and cucumber) in her community in order to earn a living. She has been doing this for over five years.

Temukisa has requested a loan to buy vegetable seeds, chemicals, a wheelbarrow, water tank, rake, shovel, hand gloves and safety boots to assist her in running the business. Temukisa hopes to expand her business by using her profit in the near future. She became a member of SPBD in 2016.


This loan is special because:

It provides women with credit in a country where alternative financing is extremely scarce.

Mark McDonagh, Kiva staff

Mark McDonagh
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.