A loan of $850 helped to expand her store inventory with such items as salt, beans, and soft drinks.


Immaculee's story

Immaculee, age 45, owns and operates a well-organized general store business where she sells goods such as lotions, soap, rice, bread, and sugar. She has 15 years of experience in her business and works from 7 a.m. until 9 p.m. every day except Saturday. Immaculee currently employs two people to help her. She and her husband have five children between the ages of three and 22 years old .

Immaculee has requested a loan from Kiva lenders via Vision Finance Company in order to expand the inventory of her boutique. She will be purchasing different goods to sell, such as salt, beans, soft drinks, and radios. With the profit, Immaculee will reinvest in her business, pay school fees for her children, and save for her future.



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