A loan of $500 helped to buy more winter wear clothing to sell in his shop.

Charles's story

This is 43-year-old Charles from Harare, the capital of Zimbabwe. He is widower with one child, who attends school. He also cares for one dependent.

Charles runs a retail business where he sells men's clothing. The business has been in operation for seven years. Charles has requested a loan of $500 to buy more winter wear clothing. He says the extra income generated as a result of this loan will allow him to improve his family's standard of living.

In the future, Charles plans to own a big shop. He says the main challenge he faces is the lack of working capital.

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