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Oiness

Oiness’ journey to become a successful entrepreneur hasn’t been an easy one. She is a single mother and because of this many people in her community saw her as a burden. They didn’t believe she ...

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Margaret’s Journey

This Christmas Margaret and her family hope to finally have a place to call home. Like many women, she joined MicroLoan in the hope of breaking the cycle of poverty. Margaret is the mother to two ...

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Memory Mdhlovu

Living in rural poverty meant that employment opportunities for Memory and her husband were limited. They often struggled to meet their basic needs and provide for their three children. Their only ...

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Josophine Nkhoma

Josophine is from Kasungu in central Malawi. She runs a cosmetics shop from a stall she built at her village market. Her business gives her financial independence and allows her to provide for her ...

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Maryse Phiri

Maryse Phiri is the mother of five children and runs a bamboo mat making business to provide for her family. She has been making mats for over 22 years after learning the skill and trade from her ...

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Esnart Malola

At 19, Esnart left school and had her first child. Living in rural Malawi far removed from employment opportunities left Esnart with limited choices to provide for her family. She started baking ...