A loan of $1,000 helped purchase of winter clothes to sell in busy holiday season.


Matluba's story

Matluba is married and has two children. For more than two years, she has sold women's clothes from her shop in Spitamen's main market. Her husband has a car and helps her by bringing goods from their home to the shop. He also acquires new inventory from nearby wholesale markets. Matluba has done very well as a businesswoman, with quick turnover of her inventory and many regular customers. She has applied for a Kiva loan to purchase winter clothes, which she knows will be very popular and sell very quickly during the busy holiday season.


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