A loan of $250 helped to buy a water tank for her family's use.

Millicent's story

Millicent is a 35-year-old, married woman. She has three children with ages ranging from 7 years to 14 years. She describes herself to be a humble and caring woman.

She operates a retail store where she sells household items, such as sugar, salt, maize flour, cooking fat, bread, tea leaves, and sanitary towels. She has been involved in this business for eight years. Her business is located in a potential business area and her primary customers are local residents. She describes her biggest business challenge to be security within the area.

She will use the KES 21,000 loan to buy a water-harvesting tank which will be used by her four family members on household activities. Her business goal is to expand her business within five years. This is her first loan with SMEP Deposit Taking Microfinance Limited (SMEP DTM).

Loan details

Lenders and lending teams

Loan details