A loan of $875 helped to purchase stock of charcoal to resell.


Catherine's story

Catherine O. is a 36 year old single mother of two children ages ten and six. She is in the business of charcoal selling in Mikindani, Mombasa, Kenya. For the last year the business has been doing well and Catherine plans to boost the stock of charcoal with this, her second loan. Catherine hopes to expand from selling charcoal only and also to sell cereals as a secondary business with the anticipated profit. In future she hopes to buy a truck and use it for transporting charcoal and firewood into Mombasa.



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