A loan of $500 helped to purchase more stock.

Ivy's story

Ivy of Hurungwe district in Zimbabwe is a member of Cama, Camfed’s alumnae network. She is a volunteer Learner Guide who provides life skills coaching through the My Better World program. She is married with one child and she is 18 years old.

To support herself and her child, she sells school stationery such as books, pens and also food including biscuits, drinks, sugar, rice, cooking oil and soap. Ivy started her business last year as a mobile trader.

With the requested Kiva loan, Ivy will finish building her shop and purchase more stock. She hopes that this will bring stability to her business as well as improve sales and profits.

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