A loan of $250 helped to buy more beauty products to use and sell in her salon.


Dorothy's story

Dorothy, 40, is married and has two children aged eighteen and thirteen years. She describes herself as very determined.


For the past four years Dorothy has operated a beauty salon where she provides services such as hairdressing and sells beauty products. Her salon is located in a shopping center. She describes her biggest business challenge as inadequate funds to improve her salon.


Dorothy will use her 20,000 KES loan from SMEP to purchase more beauty products. Her goal is to run a well-established beauty and cosmetics salon within the next five years.


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