A loan of $250 helped to buy potato chips, cooking oil, and other ingredients to prepare food.


Pauline's story

Pauline is a 35-year-old married woman. She has three children with ages ranging from 7 to 12 years old. Pauline describes herself as patient. She operates a food stall where she sells potato chips, fruits, and other foods. She has been involved in this business for seven years. Her business is located in an area that is good for business and her primary customers are local residents. She describes her biggest business challenge to be changes in weather which affect her business. Pauline will use the KES 20,000 loan to buy potatoes, cooking oil, and other ingredients to prepare food. Her business goal is to have a restaurant within five years. This is her first loan with SMEP DTM.


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