A loan of $500 helped to purchase clothes, shoes, bags, and other accessories for resale.


Mitchelle's story

Mitchelle is a 19-year-old married woman with one child. She lives in the Mt Darwin District of Zimbabwe. As a Camfed Learner Guide, she volunteers to teach life and study skills to students in her community.

Mitchelle also sells clothes, shoes, bags, and other accessories at a nearby flea market. Her business began in 2012 when she married her husband and wished to help increase the family’s income. The Kiva loan will improve the business and allow her to eventually open her own shop.



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