A loan of $800 helps to buy a sack of flour, box of chicken, yeast, sack of sugar, plastic bags, fry pan, wooden spoon.


Siva's story

Siva is a mother with four children. She is 40 years old and runs a small business selling pancakes in her community to earn a living. Siva has requested a loan to buy a sack of flour, box of chicken, yeast, sack of sugar, fry pan, wooden spoon to run the business. She has been doing this for more than 2 years and hopes to use her profit to build a small bakery store in the near future. She joined SPBD in 2020.


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


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.