Scolastica J. is a business woman. She runs a shop at Machimbo, Vituka ward in Dar es Salaam. She sells varieties of items including cereals. She purchases some commodities from wholesale shops and others direct from producers and she then sells to customers.
Customer demand is high and Scolastica's business plan is to run a wholesale shop. She needs a loan of TZS 600,000 (US$500) to boost up the business.