A loan of $500 helped to purchase more fertilizer, seeds, and insecticide.


Portia's story

Portia works as an entrepreneur, growing tobacco and potatoes in Hurungwe District, Zimbabwe. She is 25 and lives with her husband and children. To give back to her community, she volunteers as a Learner Guide, teaching life skills education to students in local schools. With the Kiva loan, she intends to purchase more fertilizer, seeds, and insecticide. With the profit from the loan, she will pay school fees and further her education.



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