A loan of $500 helped to purchase green vegetables and potatoes for her vegetable stall.


Rose's story

Rose is a married woman with five children, all of whom attend school. She owns a house that does not have electricity or piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food for the family.

Rose has operated a vegetable stall business for the past five years, selling vegetables retail and from home to her neighbors and passers-by. Rose faces the major challenge of high transportation costs in her business. She hopes to open a retail shop in the future.

With her 40,000 KES loan, she wants to purchase green vegetables and potatoes for her vegetable stall. She decided to join Kiva partner, Yehu, to access loans to boost her business.



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