Teresiah W. is a 46-year-old single mother of four children. She lives in Magongo, a densely populated town near Changamwe, a mainland town on the Nairobi-Mombasa highway on the outskirts of Mombasa.
Teresiah operates a clothing boutique mainly dealing with tie-dyed clothes, and has been in the business for the last four years. She has previously taken out two loans from KADET to finance her business, and with this third loan she plans to increase her clothes stock and also buy more tie-dye materials.
Teresiah supplements her income through poultry farming and sale of chickens. In the future she hopes to own a permanent building and expand her business to wholesale status.
The Kenya Agency for the Development of Enterprise and Technology (KADET) is committed to economically empowering its clients by providing financial services to rural communities in order to relieve suffering and improve living conditions within those communities.
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