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Jane is from Kenya. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $500 to purchase popcorn machine and popcorn stock.

Commerce
Community:
Wema
Country:
Kenya
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Summary

Jane is from Kenya. She has 3 children. She needs a loan of $500 to purchase popcorn machine and popcorn stock.

  • Top Goals To purchase popcorn machine and popcorn stock
  • Children Helped 3

Jane's Story

Jane Njeri is a mother of three children, she lives with her family in Solai, a rural part of Kenya. Jane owns and operates a retail shop within her community and would like to add a popcorn machine to her shop, to attract customers and to give her extra help to provide for her family. At this time, Jane lacks the funds needed to purchase a popcorn machine and popcorn stock for her store.

With a loan from World Vision, Jane will be able to purchase a popcorn machine and popcorn stock for her store. She'll also be able to attract new customers because of this purchase, which will allow her to grow her business. Jane will also be able to increase her income. With the additional income, Jane will be able to provide better living conditions for her family and provide for their daily needs.

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Industry Info

Retail is a quick and scalable way to begin earning a profit. Many entrepreneurs begin with stalls at markets or even at home and need a loan to expand or increase their inventory. Others may be ready to open a small store. Goods purchased from loan funds range from clothing, grocery or sundry items to jewelry, candy, perfume or health and beauty supplies. Loans in the commerce sector account for around 33% of our loans.

Jane's Community

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Jane's Final Update December 13, 2012

Thank you for supporting the small loan for Jane Njeri to improve her retail shop business. She invested her loan of $500 to purchase a popcorn machine and popcorn stock to attract more customers.

Jane has now repaid her loan in full. In addition to repaying her loan, Jane has used her additional income to expand her current business and purchase needed equipment for her shop.

Jane's three children continue to study in school.

The loan Jane received helped her business expand and the profits she is earning is creating lasting improvements in her life. In the future, Jane hopes to expand her current business and take out another loan.

Thank you for your support of Jane and World Vision Micro. These funds are now being recycled to support another eager entrepreneur in the same community.

Total Amount
$500

Amount raised

$500
$500
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1 Donors

  • Audrey
    June 28, 2012
    Contributed to 12 other loans

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