A loan of $500 helps to buy a sack of flour, box of curry, box of chicken, sack of rice, a bottle of vegetable oil, gas stove, sack of potatoes, a sack of onions, and so forth.


Natia's story

Natia, 61, is a mother of7 children. She runs a small business of cooking rice and curry and sell them in her community to earn a living. She has been doing this for more than 2 years. Natia has requested a loan to buy a sack of flour, box of curry, box of chicken, sack of rice, a bottle of vegetable oil, gas stove, sack of potatoes, a sack of onions, and a container, to help her run the business. Natia will use her profit to build a small restaurant in the near future. She became a member of SPBD in 2019.


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.