A loan of $250 helped to buy food ingredients, including wheat flour, sacks of sugar and a sack of potatoes.


Saumu's story

Saumu is a 44-year-old married lady living in Kaloleni, Kenya. She and her husband have three children. She owns a cafe where she prepares and sells food to customers. Saumu is a hardworking entrepreneur. She wakes up very early in the morning to prepare for the meals. She has approached Kiva's field partner with a loan request totaling to KES 20,000 to buy food ingredients, including wheat flour, sacks of sugar and a sack of potatoes. She is grateful for the opportunity.



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