A loan of $375 helped to buy a water tank.


Lilian's story

Lilian is a Kiva borrower. She describes herself as a determined woman. She operates a retail store where she sells household items such as cooking fat and oil, margarine, sodas, juices, etc. Her business is located within a viable business and her primary customers are local residents.

Lilian describes her biggest business challenge as being insufficient funds for improving the business. She will use the KES 32,700 loan to buy a water tank which will be used by her four family members. Her business goal is to run a wholesale shop within five years. This is her sixth loan with SMEP DTM after successfully managing to repay a previous loan of KES 60,000.



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