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A loan of $375 helped to buy vegetables such as tomatoes, peppers, onions, etc.

Mwanalima's story

Mwanalima is from Likoni, Mombasa. She is married and has eight children; six attend school while two are adults and work independently. Mwanalima's business is buying and selling vegetables. She makes her sales to a neighboring community and in Likoni town market. She tells us that she has an established customer base which helps her to make a very good income and thereby help her family.

Mwanalima is requesting a loan to buy vegetables such as tomatoes, peppers, onions, etc. She tells us that this will enable her to stock up and have a larger variety of products to offer her customers.

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