Joy is a 42-year-old businesswoman who lives in Juba. She is married and has 6 children between the ages of 8 and 19, all of them go to school. Joy runs a general store and has been in business for 6 years. She has no employees. She heard about Finance Sudan through other clients. She is taking a loan of 900 SDG to purchase maize, cassava and other items. This business is Joy's sole source of income.
In 5 years, Joy would like to open a depot. Her major challenges include high prices in the market. Joy says she is happy for the loans given by Finance Sudan through Kiva.