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A loan of $350 helped buy a water dispenser and a fridge.

Rosemary's story

Rosemary is a 38-year-old Kiva borrower. She is married and has 3 children with ages between 6 years and 12 years. She describes herself as determined. She operates a dressmaking shop where she sells both ready-made clothes and clothing materials to earn an income. She faces the challenges of insufficient funds to expand her business, city council harassment and buyers bargaining for lower prices.

She will use the Kes 28,590 to buy a water dispenser and a fridge. This will enable her family to access clean and safe water. Her family will benefit directly from these items. She hopes that in the future she will have access to other water and sanitation products which will further improve the living standards of her family. This is her third loan with SMEP DTM. Previous loans were paid successfully.

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