Salma K. is an entrepreneur and a married woman with two children in school. She runs a food shop in the Yombo Kiwalan Ward in Dar es Salaam. She sells varieties of good food, including rice, maize flour, beans, sugar, and cooking oil. She has been in the business for five years.
Salma purchases the business goods from the city market business center and sometimes directly from wholesale suppliers. She managed to double her capital from the initial funding of T.shs 500,000 to 1,000,000 T.shs. She needs a loan of T.shs 1, 000, 0000 to buy more business goods.