Dorcas is a 38 year old married woman. She has 3 children. She describes herself to be determined and focused. She operates a retail shop where she sells clothes and bags. Her business is located in a marketable area and her primary customers are local residents.
Dorcas describes her biggest business challenge to be the lack of sufficient funds to buy more stock. She will use the KES 40,000 loan to add to her stock of clothes and bags. Her business goal is to open a boutique within 5 years. She hopes that in the future, she will improve her living standards. She will use the anticipated profits to pay back the loan.