Jeremiah is a 25-year-old married man. He has a son who is two years old. He describes himself as social and talkative. He operates a welding shop where he sells items such as doors and windows. He has been involved in this business for five years and employs one staff member. His business is located along a commercial town area and his primary customers are local residents. He describes his biggest business challenge to be insufficient funds for improving the business.
He will use the 20,000 Kenyan Shilling (KES) loan to buy metal. His business goal is to run a hardware store within five years. He hopes that in the future, he will use the anticipated profits in paying school fees for his children.