A loan of $1,300 helps to buy rolling materials, needles, sewing machines, and tape measures.


Sala's story

Sala is a 51-year-old mother with 3 children. She has a small business sewing clothes and selling them in her community to earn a living.

Sala has requested a loan to buy rolling materials, needles, sewing machines, and tape measures. She has been doing this for more than 10 years. She will use her profits to expand her business.

Sala became a member of SPBD in 2010.


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



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.