A loan helped a member to buy a refrigerator for her grocery store.


Litchenza Group's story

Vanessa is 28 years old and divorced. She has 2 children and 4 relatives that depend on her.

Vanessa owns a grocery business. She has requested for this loan to buy a refrigerator which she will use for cooling soft drinks which are sold in her store. The business helps her to feed, clothe and pay school fees for her children. She started her business with the aim of becoming financially independent so she can access her basic needs. 2 of her family members helps with the daily activities of the business.

Her goal is to own a self contained house and to own a big grocery store with a wider variety of items.

In this group: Aisha, Blessings, Chifundo, Chikondi, Chrissy, Eliza, Florence, Ivy, Maggie, Paticia, Pempho, Regina, Rose, Siphiwe, Ulemu, Vanesa


This loan is special because:

It enables women living below the poverty line to start businesses.



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