Katunge is a 53-year-old married woman. She has four children with ages ranging from 10 years to 34 years. She describes herself to be a quiet woman. She operates a food stall where she sells fruits and vegetables such as avocados, bananas, kale, etc. She has been involved in this business for 5 years. Her business is located near a busy town and her primary customers are local residents from the environs.
Katunge describes her biggest business challenge to be insufficient funds for improving the business . She will use the Kes 5,000 loan to buy vegetables and fruits for selling. Her business goal is to open a retail store selling home products to customers within 5 years. She hopes that in the future, she will educate her children up to university level . This is her first loan with SMEP DTM.