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A loan of $625 helped to buy goods such as rice, beans, maize and palm oil.

Caroline Wirba's story

Caroline is a 46-year-old woman. She is married and the mother of four children. She owns and runs a small stall in Douala, where she has been selling dry foods for four years.

With her loan, Caroline will buy rice, beans, maize and palm oil, which will help her to boost her stock of merchandise and meet the needs of her customers.

Thanks to her profits, she will increase her capital and take care of her family's needs. Her goal is to become the number one seller of dry foods in her retail district.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Sophie Narayan

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