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 $275 helped to buy items like sugar, soap, etc.


Hellen's story

Hellen. a 32-year-old businesswoman who lives in Juba, is married and has three children between the ages of three and eight, all in school.



For the past three years Hellen has been operating a general shop with one employee. Having learned about Finance Sudan through other clients, she is now requesting a loan of 1200 SDG to purchase sugar, soap, and many other items.



Happy to be receiving loans from Finance Sudan through Kiva, within five years Hellen hopes to expand her business. Her major challenges include high prices in the market.


Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details