Lucy is 28 years old, married and the mother of three school-going children. She has been selling charcoal at the sea breeze area in Malindi town for the last year. She earns a monthly income of KES 5,000.
She is applying for her first loan of KES 20,000, with which she intends to buy more sacks of charcoal for sale. Lucy will use the anticipated profit to provide the basic needs for her family.
In the future, she plans to grow her business and open a water-selling point in the town.
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