A loan of $1,075 helped to buy other local animals, stock in retail shop e.g. pipes, charcoal etc.


Karisa's story

Karisa lives in the Kongowea area of Coast province, Kenya. He is a married father of two children. He owns a retail shop, a business which he has been operating for two years. In this shop, Karisa sells charcoal. He has also begun selling water pipes, sewage construction materials and tanks.

Owing to a challenge he received last year, he decided to pay off the previous loan and take a new one in this year. Karisa is applying for a loan of 93,850 Kenya shillings to buy other local animals for trading and stock for his retail shop, e.g. pipes, charcoal, etc. The extra income from the loan will be added to his savings to improve the living standards of his family.


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