A loan of $500 helped to purchase large quantities of skirts, shoes, pants, and tops to sell at her shop.


Albertinah's story

Albertinah is a 20-year-old mother and businesswoman from the Guruve District of Zimbabwe. To support her family, she sells clothes, shoes, and blankets at a small shop. In her free time, Albertinah is a volunteer Camfed Learner Guide and provides education on life skills to local schoolchildren.

She is seeking a Kiva loan to purchase large quantities of skirts, shoes, pants, and tops to sell at her shop. With the profits, she will expand her business, meet her basic needs, and improve her family’s standard of living.



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