Jane is a 36-year-old business woman, who lives in Juba. She is married and has 5 children between the ages of 19 and 3. Three of her children go to school.
Jane runs a food store, and she has been in the business for two years. She has no employees. Jane heard about Finance Sudan through fellow clients. She is taking a loan of 1,000 SDG to purchase more food items such as tomatoes, green vegetables, onions, and many other products. This business is Jane's only source of income.
In five years time, Jane likes to hope that her business will grow and she will have a good store only selling food.
Her major challenges include paying for her children to go to school because the school fees in Juba are expensive.
Jane says that she is happy at Finance Sudan’s support which is especially aimed at helping women to get capital to start up a business.