A loan of $500 helped to purchase more clothing to sell so that her sales and profit margins increase.


Siphesihle's story

Siphesihle is a 24-year-old businesswoman who lives in the Matobo District of Zimbabwe. She has been selling clothes in her community for nine months now. Siphesihle also volunteers as a Learner Guide who takes students through the "My Better World" sessions at her local secondary school. With the loan she is requesting from Kiva, she would like to purchase more clothing to sell so that her sales and profit margins increase. With the additional profits, she would like the meet the financial needs of her family and expand her business.



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