Hellen is 47 years old and married with four children. She runs a photocopy shop to earn a living. She has been in the business for 10 years and has employed one person. She describes her business environment as competitive because many people do the same business. To earn extra income she does maize farming. Since she joined Faulu Kenya, she has been able to educate her children and hopes to own a big photocopy shop in the future. She has applied for 90,000 Kenya Shillings to buy a photocopy machine.
About Faulu Kenya
Faulu Kenya aims to empower Kenyans by providing relevant financial solutions. Faulu is a sustainable and profitable microfinance institution that offers savings and credit services to over 225,000 Kenyans. Faulu recently became the first MFI in Kenya to be licensed as a Deposit-Taking Micro-Finance Company, which will enable Faulu to better serve its clients.