Kiambu Town, Kenya
20 weekly installments • 10%
I'm Patrick Kamau,born and raised in slopes of Aberdares,Ndaragwa constituency,Nyandarua North district.
We are born 10 of us in a family.5 boys and 5 girls.My parents were peasants farmers where even affording a day meal was a miracle.My parents struggled with meagre resources and made sure all of have gone through to form four-O level.
I managed to enrol to University but dropped out because of fees issue.Later I got a sponsor and enrolled in a computer college and did my Diploma in computer science.meanwhile I was doing manual work to sustain my college life.
I was employed as an ICT tutor but nevr derived pleasure from it.I registered a business in 2010 and thats what I'm operating now.
I have a registered business as per regulation of Kenya company Act by the name SAHARINI SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY.Its an ICT enterprise..
We offer all the best and discounted ICT services-Computers/Printers/Laptops&Accessories sales,servicing and Networking.
Most of my cost is expenditure is on buying products and marketing.We get income from sales of products and accessories plus offering technical support to clients.
Our income is most used to add stock and pay daily running costs/rent.
I have a vision of expanding if I get extra money.I'm a fdamily man therefore it helps in in meeting the bills and needs of my family.
When i get the loan I will be able to add more stock that is accessories for computers,laptops n printers in our shop.
We want also to expand by virtue of marketing which takes a substantial chunk of our income.
1.Computers parts - 250dollars
2.Laptops parts - 300 dollars
3.Printers parts - 200 dollars
4.Marketing - 150 dollars
I expect our profit to increase by 15%
Feb 16, 2015
Cost to entrepreneur
Lender interest: $50.19 at 3.98% annual rate over 4 months = $0.84
Service fee: $1.06
Upon joining Zidisha, Patrick paid a lifetime membership fee of $8.86.