A loan of $500 helped to purchase more dried sardines.


Christine's story

Christine is a 22-year-old business lady living in Gokwe North District of Zimbabwe. She has been successfully operating a kapenta project (dried sardines) for a year now. To give back to her community Christine volunteers as a Learner Guide teaching life skills to students at her former school. With the requested Kiva loan, Christine intends to purchase more kapenta directly from nearby fisheries. With the excess profits she hopes to help her family meet their basic needs.



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