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A loan of $1,200 helped to purchase a motorcycle.


Getrude's story

Getrude used her first Kiva loan to purchase goats for her butcher shop. She is now applying for a Kiva loan to establish a motorcycle transport business and purchase a motorcycle.

Her message to Kiva lenders is the following: “I am very grateful for the opportunity you gave me to invest in my business; it’s something one wants you to be aware of and that you continue supporting us so that we can get far.I know that’s what I will accomplish.”



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