A loan of $675 helped for business expansion.


Halicha's story

Halicha is married and has four children. She wants to get a loan to expand her business. Her vendor point location is not in a very good condition: in the winter it's cold and the roof is covered with cellophane which leaks when it rains, but nevertheless is a profitable place, not too far from the market where people pass by often and stop by to buy something. She sells candy and cookies which suppliers or other firms bring in. Her income let's her pay them back in two-three days depending on the season's sales. Halicha divides her profits in half, one part goes back into business to by more candy and other half info the household. She plans to expand her business by increasing and diversifying the variety of goods.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Elena Fedorchuk


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