Veronica is a 44-year-old married lady and has one child aged 18. She runs a tailoring business where she makes and sells clothes to local people in Thika. She has been in this business for 15 years now and hires two employees. She says that the business is profitable and her major challenge is the low purchasing power of the local people.
Veronica is using her loan of 50,000 KES to buy materials to grow her business and meet the demands of her customers. She hopes to grow her business and diversify by building rental houses. She describes herself as hardworking, focused and patient.