A loan of $125 helped to purchase more timber.


Michael's story

Michael is a 28-year-old man from Shienwe location in Kakamega region, which is located in the western part of Kenya. He is a married man with one child who is four years old.

He is a carpenter. He has been doing this for the last eight years and gets a monthly income of KES 10,000 for his struggle. He has applied for his first loan with VisionFund Kenya, which he will use for materials like timber. He will use the anticipated income and plow it back into the business.

He has a dream of developing his business so as to become more strong to help him support his family.



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