Fighting for a better future? We need your help.

Creating a more equitable world takes a lot of time and energy, but at Kiva we’re in it for the long haul. 100% of money lent on Kiva goes to funding loans. That means we rely on donations from people like you to make this work possible.
Your donation of any size makes a difference. Thanks for investing in a better future,
Premal Shah, President & Co-Founder, Kiva
  • $25
  • $35
  • $50
  • Submit
  • Other

A loan of $1,550 helped a member to purchase candy and biscuits to resell.

07-Pt2-05-Phú Sơn Group's story

Ms. Sáu has a retail business selling dry food. She is requesting a loan to purchase candy and biscuits to resell. Sáu has been involved in this business for more than 10 years. The main hardship that she faces in her business is the lack of capital.

Sáu is 63 years old and she is single with 4 children. She is the group leader of the 07-PT2-05-Phú Sơn solidarity group, which consists of 6 members. She lives and works in Thanh Hoa city, a urban area in Thanh Hoa province, with no dependents.

In 2011, Sáu joined Thanh Hoa Fund for Poor Women to improve her business. She has successfully repaid 2 loans from Thanh Hoa Fund for Poor Women. With her business profit, Sáu hopes for her family to be healthy and happy, for her business to do well, and to build a new house.

In this group: Sáu, Văn, Hươnga, Hương B, Thiết*, Hoa
*not pictured

Loan details

Lenders and lending teams

Loan details