A loan of $1,000 helped to buy additional supplies to stock her store.


Amelia's story

Amelia is a 45-year-old widow with five children, all of whom are in school. She lives in a four-room, brick house with a zinc roof. Amelia opened her kiosk in 2000 and is requesting a loan to improve her business. She will use the loan to buy additional supplies, including noodles, beer, soft drinks, milk and rice, to stock her store. She earns a good income and will use the additional revenue to support her children to go to university and enlarge her business.



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