A loan of $375 helped to purchase more charcoal to sell.


Esther's story

Esther is a married woman with three children, all of whom go to school. She owns a house that is without electricity and piped water. She has operated a charcoal-selling business for the past five years, selling to her neighbors from home. A major challenge that she faces is the seasonality of her business. With the requested loan, she wants to purchase more charcoal to resell. She dreams of expanding her business to earn more income in the future.



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