A loan of $250 helped to purchase grocery items such as edible oil, sugar, spices, biscuits, flour, and rice in bulk.


Sasmita's story

Sasmita is a 34-year-old differently-abled unmarried woman living with her parents and two brothers in a village in the Ganjam district of Odisha, India. Sasmita has two brothers. One of her brothers is older and engaged in vegetable cultivation and one is younger and is engaged in a fruit-selling business. Sasmita owns a grocery/general store where she sells rice, flour, edible oil, spices etc. Her parents help her in this business.

Sasmita has requested a loan of 15,000 to purchase grocery items such as edible oil, sugar, spices, biscuits, flour, rice etc. in bulk so that she is able to make more profit. She is very happy with this loan and grateful to Kiva and its lenders for this support.



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