A loan of $500 helped to purchase groceries to sell, such as sugar, salt, flour, cooking oil and milk.

Precious's story

Precious is a 26-year-old businesswoman. She lives in the Kwekwe District of Zimbabwe with her husband and two children. She has been successfully running a grocery shop for six months now. Precious also volunteers in her spare time teaching life skills to students in local schools.

With the requested Kiva loan, she plans to purchase groceries such as sugar, salt, flour, cooking oil and milk in bulk to sell, which will help to reduce costs and increase profits. With the additional profits she intends to build her own shop and employ a person from her community to assist her in the business.

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