A loan of $150 helped to pay for efficient cooking energy from Liquefied Petroleum Gas.


Emmanuel's story

Since his childhood, Emmanuel has been using firewood and charcoal but has never realized how time consuming they are. It was not until he became employed that he realized there was a need to have something that cooks faster, especially during rush hour. He says that sometimes he misses breakfast and on return from school, he rarely eats warm food because there is not enough charcoal to warm up the food. Emmanuel is seeking a Kiva loan to enable him to buy an energy efficient cooking solution from liquefied petroleum Gas (LPG). LPG is clean, efficient and affordable. Emmanuel says that LPG can be cheap minus the upfront costs. Emmanuel would like to acquire LPG so that he can have breakfast prior to going to school as well as eating warm food in the evening on return from work.



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