A loan of $500 helped to increase the inventory for her clothing stall.


Locadia's story

Locadia is a 28-year-old recently married woman from the Wedza District of Zimbabwe. Locadia volunteers as a Camfed Learner Guide teaching life skills education in her local school. Locadia rents a table at the local flea market where she sells products such as bags, shoes, jeans, shirts, skirts, track suits, and t-shirts. She has been running this business for half a year now and is very pleased with how far she has come. With the Kiva loan, Locadia intends to increase her inventory to improve her sales and profits. She hopes to open her own boutique one day.



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