Petronila is a 26-year-old married woman. She has 3 children with ages ranging from 1 year to 7 years. She describes herself as a visionary woman. She operates a retail business where she sells tea leaves. She has been involved in this business for 2 years. Her business is located within a busy market and her primary customers are regular residents within the environs. She describes her biggest business challenge to be insufficient funds for improving the business.
She will use the 20,000 Kenyan Shilling (KES) loan to buy tea leaves to sell. Her business goal is to be the best supplier of tea leaves in her area within 5 years. She hopes that in the future, she will expand her business. This is her first loan with SMEP DTM.