Gatakaa is a 49-year-old married woman. She has five children with ages ranging from 14 years to 25 years. She describes herself as a determined and focused woman. She operates a retail store where she sells cereals. She has been involved in this business for 10 years.
Her business is located at a conducive business environment and her primary customers are local residents. She describes her biggest business challenge to be insufficient funds for improving the business. She will use the KES 50,000 loan to buy cereals to sell. Her business goal is to expand her business three times within five years. This is her second loan with SMEP DTM after managing to pay back a loan of KES 20,000 successfully.