A loan of $1,400 helps to buy a sack of flour, a box of curry, a box of chicken, a sack of rice, a bottle of vegetable oil, a gas stove, a sack of potatoes, a sack of onions, plastics bags, and containers, for her business cooking and selling rice and curry.


Eseta's story

Eseta is a 49-year-old mother with 3 children. She runs a small business cooking rice and curry which she sells in her community to earn a living. She has been doing this for more than a year.

Eseta needs a loan to buy a sack of flour, a box of curry, a box of chicken, a sack of rice, a bottle of vegetable oil, a gas stove, a sack of potatoes, a sack of onions, plastics bags, and containers to help her run the business. Eseta will use her profit to build a small restaurant. 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.