A loan of $250 helped to buy consumer goods like sugar, rice and maize meal for her retail shop.


Esther's story

Esther is a 49-year-old business lady; she is a single mother of two children. She has been running a retail shop and she has also been employed as town clerk in Embu for the past ten years, with a monthly income of 16,000 KES, which she uses to support her family.

She is applying for her first loan from KADET, after being introduced by a KADET staff member. Esther will use the loan to buy consumer goods like sugar, rice and maize meal for her retail shop.

With the anticipated profit from the business she will educate her children. Her hopes and dreams are to open a wholesale shop and improve the living standard of her family.



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