A loan of $675 helped to buy more cooking oil, bread, books, and soap.


Joseph's story

Joseph is 43 years old, married, and has five children. He owns a small shop where he sells soap, bread, rice, beans, cooking oil, sugar and so on. This is his fifth year in business and he works from 6 a.m. until 8 p.m. every day.

Joseph has requested a this loan through Kiva field partner Vision Finance Company to buy more cooking oil, bread, books, and soap to sell. He plans to revinvest any profits back into his business and wants to be able to pay his children's school fees.



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