This is Mavis Soko; her community see her as a mother, grandmother, leader, best friend and brave entrepreneur.
After receiving her financial training through lendwithcare.org, Mavis was able to kick start her restaurant business in the Zambia Compound Market and with the profits made, Mavis bought a television, one of the most important possessions. One day, she hopes to buy a refrigerator for her restaurant.
Find out more about Mavis in our short film here below ⬇️
Photo credit: FotoDocument / Ana Caroline de Lima