A loan of $1,150 helped a member to buy more items for her business.

Irene's Starehe Group's story

Irene is 36 years old and is married woman with 3 children, ages 15,11, and 7 years old. She and her husband also take care of 3 other children, ages15,11 and 7 years old. Irene is a clothes seller (vintage and sheets) and started in 2005. Everyday she works from 8am to 6pm at her business and can earn a monthly profit of about $225 from her sales.

She now hopes for a loan to buy more items for her business. She will share this loan with her subgroup members, who have businesses dealing in cloth sales, cement sales, and food vending.

In this group: Irene, Rehema, Zita, Lilian, Priscilla, Anna

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