A loan of $1,575 helps to buy a new display fridge, a chest freezer, snacks, frozen goods, canned food, onions and potatoes.


Aitupe's story

Aitupe is 65 years old and married with six children. She owns and operates a small store, selling a variety of items. She has been doing this for four years. She needs a loan to buy a new display fridge, a chest freezer, snacks, frozen goods, canned food, onions and potatoes.

She hopes to use her profits to pay for her family's weekly expenses and to extend her shop. She also hopes to save to buy a vehicle to help with her shop. Aitupe became a member of SPBD in 2016 to gain access to capital for her business.


This loan is special because:

It helps proven female entrepreneurs grow their businesses and create jobs.

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.