Farm expansion

Francis Mutuku

Ruaka, Kenya

100% paid forward

Entrepreneur

Name

Francis Mutuku

Member since

September 2013

On-time repayments

28 installments  •  61%

About Me

An IT professional with over 5 years experience in complex & busy IT environments and now working towards becoming an authority in Project Management of Business Systems and IT Service Management. I got thorough knowledge of both hardware and software installation and support. These include:
-Over 5 years experience in support of Servers/Networks/PC hardware and Microsoft & Linux Operating systems .
-Balanced hardware and software training and experience on both MS Windows and Linux platforms
I offer freelance technical and software support to small organizations and also run a cyber cafe and a small stationary shop at the village

My Business

My business is setup is in a small shopping center and comprises of services such as Cyber service and internet solutions printing services, photography, photocopying services and the latest is a movie store, since am the only one offering such services in this shopping center I have no competitor thus making me to have good profits. Typical monthly cost include rent of 40$, electricity bill of 15$, and labor/ wages of 40$. My monthly cost of goods sold is about 250$ and total sales revenue is about 700$. This leaves me with gross profit of about 300$. Apart from this am also venturing in to farming which is in its early stages so far I have onion and water melons which have about two months since plantation and they are doing well

Project Proposal

am still in the process of expanding the farm and I intend to use the funds purposely for purchasing seedlings and casuals payments. A part of the farm is already producing fresh glossaries and the market is very good considering the weather at the moment.

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Project Info

Project Type

Pay It Forward

Disbursed amount

$50.55

Date disbursed

Sep 22, 2022

Cost to entrepreneur

Service fee: $2.40

Pay It Forward contribution: $2.40

Backers

Monica Mutheu

Nakuru, Kenya

Isaiah Githaiga

Nairobi, Kenya

Joseph Mwangi

Mombasa, Kenya

Emmanuel Kibor

Eldoret, Kenya

Mary Toto

Ndola, Zambia

Mwavuo Mwavuo

Kwale, Kenya

Dennis Rotich

Bomet, Kenya

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