A loan of $500 helped to buy more kapenta fish to sell.


Chipo's story

Chipo is a 26-year-old businesswoman and mother from the Binga District of Zimbabwe. To earn money, Chipo sells kapenta (dried sardines) and has been doing so for the past two years. Chipo also serves as a volunteer community health trainer and a Camfed Learner Guide in her community. With the Kiva loan, Chipo would like to purchase more kapenta. Then she can make more sales and profits to meet the financial needs of her family. Chipo would also like to expand her business in the future.



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