A loan of $1,600 helped a member to buy leather for making belts, jackets and handbags.

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Costa is 38 years old and comes from Masvingo. He is married and has one child, age 13, who attends school. He also cares for two dependents.

Costa runs a leather manufacturing business and he produces belts, jackets and handbags. The business has been in operation for eight years. He says the main challenges he faces are lack of machinery and capital.

Costa has requested a loan of $400 to buy leather. He says the extra income generated as a result of this loan will enhance the living standard of his family.

In the future, Costa plans to open a leather factory and employ many workers.

In this group: Costa, Otilia, Loice, Naiton
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