Jane is 37 years old, married to a businessman and they have two children twelve years old and seven years old. She runs a retail shop in which she sells an assortment of goods including handkerchiefs, caps, belts, wallets and toys. She has been in this business for five years and has one employee. She says that the business is profitable and her major challenge is financial constraints.
She is using her loan of KES 50,000 to buy stock of handkerchiefs, caps, belts, wallets, toys etc. She hopes to grow her business, open other shops and provide employment opportunities to people. She also hopes to give her children quality education to the university level. She describes herself as honest and committed to her work.