A loan of $225 helped to buy more used clothes to sell.


Barbara's story

A 35-year-old hardworking woman by the name of Barbara, who is a high school graduate, lives together with her husband and their four children. The ages of the children are between 19 and 3 years old. Two of her children are in school and for the past five years, she has been selling used clothes. According to her, she will use the money to buy more used clothes to sell. She transports her goods by car to her business center and sells 10 hours per day. She started this business as a small business with her savings and learned this trade from her mother. She likes her business because it is profitable and she is proud because she is self-employed. Her future plan is to build her store and educate her children. She said thanks to Kiva for empowering her.



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