Mary is a 31-year-old married woman. She describes herself to be ambitious. She operates a beauty salon where she offers hairdressing services. She has been involved in this business for four years. Her business is located in an area with potential, and her primary customers are the general public.
She describes her biggest business challenge to be lack of enough funds. She will use the 50,000 KES (Kenyan shillings) loan to buy beauty products to use in her salon.
Her business goal is to have a large salon within five years. She hopes that in the future, she will be financially stable. This is her second loan with SMEP DTM. Her previous loan of 20,000 KES was repaid successfully. She will use the anticipated profits to pay back the loan.