A loan of $700 helped to buy more cosmetics for sales.


Omowumi's story

During a visit to A., it was discovered that she has a small kiosk where she sells cosmetics. Although the kiosk is small according to her, the business is moving and booming. “I have been managing the little loan that I borrowed from LAPO Microfinance to sustain my business," she said. She acquired the skill over 3 years and she has been in this business since the year 2000. She is 34 years old and she is married with 4 children. She has been a leader in a lending group for the past 5 years.

A. needs the sum of $700 to buy more cosmetics so that she can expand her business, thereby increasing her profit margin. She remains grateful to Kiva and LAPO Microfinance for their financial support.



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