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Total loan: $400

Onesime

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Kakuma 4, Turkana County, Kenya / Food

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A loan helped to increase working capital to meet the demands of his customers.


Onesime's story

Onesime is a Burundian refugee living in Kakuma, one of the refugee camps in Kenya. He fled from his country due to mass killings and violence in 2016-2017. Upon his arrival in Kenya, he saw that the stipend he received would not be enough to provide a life for his wife and four children that could cover all of their needs.

He decided to start a grocery store where he sells products that are highly demanded by refugees. His business has grown and he has gained quite a number of loyal clients. Onesime wants to introduce new products to his business; with the help of a loan he will be able to purchase them, hence increasing the number of customers.