A loan of $500 helped to increase her stock.


Star's story

Star is a 19-year-old single woman from the Mt. Darwin District of Zimbabwe. She has been operating a grocery shop since the end of last year. She sells salt, sugar, milk powder, pencils, pens, and books. Star also volunteers as a Camfed Learner Guide at local schools in her district, where she teaches life skills education.

Star hopes to expand her business by restocking and adding additional products to her store. She will also purchase her products in bulk to reduce costs and maximize sales. Her hope is to be a successful businesswoman and give back to her community by supporting vulnerable children.



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams




Loan details