A loan of $150 helped to purchase more essential commodities, such as sugar, for resale.


Eva's story

Eva is 18 years old and lives in Uganda. She is married and has three children, two of whom are currently in school. Eva has a small retail shop, which she has run for less than one year.
To help expand her business, Eva has requested a loan of 300,000 Ugandan Shillings from Kiva partner, BRAC Uganda. The loan will be used to purchase more essential commodities, such as sugar, for resale. With the help of her loan from BRAC, Eva hopes to generate greater profits and sometimes pay school fees for her children. In the future, she hopes to own a plot of land.
Eva is a member of BRAC’s Empowerment and Livelihood for Adolescents (ELA) program, which has helped her prospects for the future by improving her business.



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