Mrisa is a 32-year-old married man. He has four children with ages ranging from 3 years to 12 years. He describes himself to be an honest man. He operates a retail store where he sells charcoal. He has been involved in this business for 3 years. His business is located within a viable business area and his primary customers are local residents.
He describes his biggest business challenge to be high transportation cost. He will use the Kes 100,000 loan to buy charcoal to sell. His business goal is to improve his business within 5 years. He hopes that in the future, he will have had improved his business. This is his third loan with SMEP DTM after a previous one of Kes 50,000 which he managed to repay successfully.