A loan of $1,150 helped to buy lace material, english wax cotton and dry cotton.

Hawa's story

This is 40 year-old Hawa. She is married and has 4 children aged 17, 15, 16 and 10. She has one additional dependent, who live with her.

In 1992, Hawa established her clothing and textile business. She began her business to raise money to meet their family's needs.

Her business is located in at the heart of town and her main customers are both men and woman. Working 7 days a week and 10 hours a day, she earns about Le 800,000 every month from this business.

Hawa would like a loan in the amount of Le 5,000,000 to buy more stock for her shop.

Hawa has already received and successfully repaid two loans, and now needs a new loan. She hopes that this loan will increase both her capital and stock level.

In the future, Hawa plans to complete the construction of her house, to educate her children. She says thanks to Kiva.

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