A loan of $550 helped to increase her inventory of clothing.


Felistus's story

Felistus is a 38-year-old married mother of four who sells new and used clothes in Machakos, a busy market town near Nairobi. She has been in this business for five years and previously worked in farming. She is requesting a loan for 40,000 shillings to buy more clothes to sell. She describes herself as hardworking and optimistic. Her dream is to own a big well stocked shop so that she can earn enough to pay university fees for all four of her children.

About Faulu Kenya: Faulu Kenya aims to empower Kenyans by providing relevant financial solutions. Faulu is a sustainable and profitable microfinance institution that offers savings and credit services to over 225,000 Kenyans. Faulu recently became the first MFI in Kenya to be licensed as a deposit-taking micro-finance company, which will enable Faulu to better serve its clients.



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