A loan helped to buy thirty heads of chicken to resell.


Sylvia's story

Sylvia is a 26 year old woman. She is married and has two children with her spouse. She lives in an accessible neighbourhood. She is active and objective. She contributes to the improvement of her family's living conditions. She raises pigs and also sells chickens to farmers. Her spouse is a baker.

Sylvia needs loans to serve as her financial capital. Thus she will be able to arrange to means to expand her businesses. She works with Vahatra which has already awarded her two successful loans. The profits were used to build a house. The following loan will allow her to buy 30 heads of chicken to resell to farmers. She conducts her sales in a popular area. The profits will allow her to finish the construction of her house.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Esther Schmit.


This loan is special because:

It helps the poorest of the poor in Madagascar to improve their lives.



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