Merceline is a 37 year old married woman. She has 4 children with ages ranging from 8 years to 15 years. She describes herself to be visionary. She operates a a tailoring services business where she makes and sells clothes to the local people. She has been involved in this business for 3 years and employs 1 staff member. Her business is located in a shopping centre. She describes her biggest business challenges to be inflation and seasonality.
She will use the Kes 20,000 loan to increase her stock of material. Her business goal is to expand it within 5 years. She hopes that in the future, she will put up rental units to make more income.