Success Stories

Lucia Mangochi

Lucia Mangochi is a successful business owner who is a part of our Kupatakwathu group in Malawi. Lucia’s MicroLoan group, Kupatakwathu group, has 13 female members aged 27 – 42 years old from ...

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Mavis Soko

Mavis Soko is the proud owner of a restaurant in Kafue, a town in southern Zambia called Mayo Waluse which means ‘Mother of Compassion’. Mavis set up the restaurant a year ago with a loan and ...

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Masikini Maureen

Masikini Maureen is a 45-year-old widow who lives in Mwakhoza, Zambia with her five children. She is a member and secretary of the Titandizane group in Malawi. Titandizane means ‘let’s help each ...

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Rose Nyirenda

Rose Nyirenda is one of MicroLoan’s entrepreneurs. She runs a grocery shop in a village outside of Kasungu, in central Malawi, and has been with MicroLoan Foundation for over 2 years. In this time ...

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Mercy Banda

Mercy Banda is  25 years old and lives in a poor settlement near Nkhotakota, a trading station on the shores of Lake Malawi. Like most people in the village, Mercy had no schooling to speak of ...

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Maretha’s maize

Maretha Steven is the secretary of the Alinafe group in Tchawale, Malawi, a MicroLoan group of three local female business owners. She has five children under the age of 21 and is newly married to a ...