A loan of $500 helped to purchase a wider variety of personal products.


Shamiso's story

Shamiso is a 23-year-old single mother of one running a business selling scarves, perfumes, watches and other accessories in the Mt. Darwin District of Zimbabwe. She started her business in 2013 in order to better provide for her child. Shamiso is giving back to her community by volunteering as a Camfed Learner Guide, delivering the My Better World well-being program to students at the local secondary school. Shamiso will use the Kiva loan to buy more products and widen her selection of merchandise.



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