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A loan of $350 helped to buy such items as sugar, rice, tea, and dairy products to offer for sale.

Fatuma's story

Fatuma operates a food market where she sells cashew nuts and household food items. The store is well stocked, well-known, and frequented by her neighbors and other occasional customers.

The products that she offers are all basic needs items like sugar, rice, tea, and dairy products.

The requested loan will be used to buy a greater quantity of basic merchandise for the store.

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