A loan of $900 helped to purchase a water tank, which will be used by 20 family members.

Felister's story

Felister is a married woman. She describes herself to be a humble and ambitious woman. She operates a retail business where she sells onions. Her business is located in a viable business area and her primary customers are local residents. She describes her biggest business challenge to be competition from other business people.

Felister will use the KES 78,000 loan to buy a water tank, which will be used by her nuclear and extended family of 20 members. Her business goal is to be an onion distributor within five years.

This is her fourth loan with SMEP Deposit Taking Microfinance Limited (SMEP DTM). Previously, she took loans in the amounts of KES 20,000, KES 50,000 and KES 80,000, which she managed to successfully pay. She aspires to have a decent home with complete provision of water for the household activities.

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