A loan helped to buy shirts, dresses and other cloth (bitenge) to sell.


Geneva's story

Geneva is a 40-year-old single female with four children living in Kasese, Uganda. She operates a textile shop of clothes and she also owns a retail shop of general merchandise to generate additional income. She began the business in order to cater for her family's needs and look after himself as a single mother. Geneva wants money to buy shirts, dresses and other cloth (bitenge) to sell. Geneva is a hard-working woman with a dream of expanding the business and educating her children. However, she is faced with a challenge of inadequate capital so she has applied for a loan through Kiva.



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