A loan of $500 helped to purchase more grocery products.


Polite's story

At the age of 24, Polite is a married mother of two children. She resides in Zimbabwe’s Buhera District where she also volunteers as a Camfed Learner Guide teaching life skills education in local schools. Since 2013, Polite has been operating a grocery shop at the local town center selling popular necessities, such as cooking oil, sugar, salt and flour. She is very proud of her business since it has enabled her to support her family. With a Kiva loan, she will buy more products in bulk and expand her selection. Increased profits will help her better provide for her family and improve their quality of life.



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