A loan of $600 helped to purchase sacks of charcoal and firewood for resale.


Fatuma's story

Fatuma is taking out another Kiva loan of 50,000 Kenya shillings (KES) to improve her charcoal selling business. With this loan, she wants to purchase sacks of charcoal and firewood for resale. Since her first Kiva loan, her monthly income has increased by 50 percent. Fatuma dreams of purchasing a pick-up van to be used for supplying charcoal in the future.



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