Mary is a 32-year-old married woman. She describes herself to be a determined and goal-oriented woman.
She operates a retail store where she sells household items such as sugar, salt, flour, maize flour etc. Her business is located within a busy market and her primary customers are local residents. She describes her biggest business challenge to be the high cost of transportation which she uses when getting household items from the wholesalers.
She will use the 20,000 Kenyan Shilling (KES) loan to buy household items. Her business goal is to run a wholesale shop within five years. She hopes that in the future, she will improve the living standards of her family. This is her first loan with SMEP DTM.