Alice is a 31-year-old married woman. She has three children with ages ranging from 2 years to 12 years. She describes herself as trustworthy and self-driven. She operates a poultry keeping and sells chickens and eggs. She has been involved in this business for four years. Her business is located in a rural area and her primary customers are restaurants. She describes her biggest business challenge as inadequate capital for expansion. She will use this 20,000 Kenyan shilling loan to add chickens to her farm. This is her first application for a loan with SMEP DTM.