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A loan of $250 helped to buy additional equipment and raw materials.


Mwadudu's story

Mwadudu is a married man and lives with his wife and three children in Tiribe, Mombasa. His wife is a farmer, and their two children are still too young for school. He started his sewing business three years ago. He has a vast amount of experience in sewing, and he has a professional certificate. His business is well-known around the neighborhood for his skills and excellent service.

Now that his business is picking up, he needs a more powerful sewing machine and more raw materials. He is requesting 20,000 KES to buy additional equipment and raw materials.



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