A loan of $250 helped to buy more trees for firewood.

James's story

James is a married man. He has eight children. He describes himself as "determined." He operates a retail business, where he sells firewood and lumber. He has been involved in this business for two years. His primary customers are individuals and schools. He says his biggest business challenge is financial constraints.

He will use the KES 20,000 loan to buy more trees for firewood. His business goal is to own a large lumber yard, within five years. This is his first loan with SMEP.

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