A loan of $500 helped to purchase more clothes to sell.


Norest's story

Norest is an 18-year-old businesswoman who resides in the Mudzi District of Zimbabwe. She has been successfully operating a business buying and selling clothes for over a year and half. She sells stockings, shoes, shirts, skirts, shorts, pants, bags, t-shirts, track suits, and dresses.

When she is not working in the local flea market, she serves as a volunteer Learner Guide, assisting young students in the community.

With the requested Kiva loan, Norest intends to make bulk purchases of clothing items to reduce costs and boost her sales and profits. She is also looking forward to her business expanding so it can create employment opportunities in her community. Norest also intends to support her younger sisters.



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