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Total loan: $300

Maryline

KABARNET-SOI, Baringo County, Kenya / Retail

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A loan helped to purchase more stock like sugar, baking flour, tea leaves, and eggs.


Maryline's story

Maryline is 41-years-old, she is married and blessed with five children who are all below 18 years. She has been in the business for two years and earns a monthly income of KES. 6,000.

She will use the loan to purchase more stock like sugar, baking flour, tea leaves, and eggs. With the anticipated profit from the business she will use it to educate her children.

Her hopes and dreams for the future is to improve the standard of living.