A loan of $800 helped business expansion.


Margaret's story

Margaret O. is a 49-year-old entrepreneur and mother of six school-aged children.
She lives with her husband in Kisumu, Kenya. She began her current business of selling second-hand clothes in the year 2000. She specializes in selling women's dresses, mosquito nets, towels, men’s shirts, casual wear and bed sheets. She periodically travels to Nairobi, where she is able to purchase a good variety at wholesale prices. The prime location of her business on a busy street, her many years in business and her friendly interaction with customers has enabled her to establish a good client base. Margaret plans to expand her business with her next loan of US $800.



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