Cecilia was born in 1955 in Kiambu, Kenya. She is married and a mother of three children, two of whom are in college, the other is still in primary school. She is the group treasurer of WEEC, and since joining the group in 2003 she has executed her duties as treasurer diligently and responsibly. Cecilia is due to complete her first loan of USD735 this month. Together with her husband, she used this loan to open a pub and guesthouse at Kanunga in 1995. Her business has allowed her and her husband to raise and educate their children. Cecilia is very good at marketing, and she has been able to interact with many people while also converting them into customers. She knows how to handle all types of people and she treats them with dignity and respect, attracting many to come back time and again to her pub and guest house. With the loan of USD 450, Cecilia intends to buy more drinks to cater to her growing number of customers. She is willing to repay her loan on monthly basis.