A loan of $500 helped to establish her own hair salon and purchase hair treatments and supplies.

Winfilda's story

Winfilda is a 26-year-old, married mother of one. She lives with her husband and stepmother, in the Mwenezi District of Zimbabwe. Since 2013 Winfilda has been a hair dresser, providing beauty services out of her home. To give back to her community, Winfilda has been volunteering as a Learner Guide, teaching life skills to improve the well-being of local students.

With a Kiva loan, she will establish her own salon and purchase more hair extensions and treatments. Increasing her family’s income will improve their quality of life and enable her to better provide for her child.

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