Nomvula sells bedding, furniture and household cleaning supplies to meet a gap in her locale community. She has borrowed and repaid four loans using the access to capital to add new stock and diversify her business.
The training and support from Phakamani has empowered Nomvula with skills she needs to better engage with her clients, price products and save for the future.
Her expanding financial independence has resulted in easier school fee payments for her six grandchildren. Nomvula also purchased a refrigerator for her family, which was a big achievement. Looking towards the future she plans to expand her house and her business.