Fabrics for making clothing

William Mwendwa

Nairobi, Kenya

100% repaid

Entrepreneur

Name

William Mwendwa

Location

Nairobi, Kenya

On-time repayments

31 weekly installments  •  100%

About Me

My name is William, a husband and a father of 4 children. I live in Nairobi - the capital city of Kenya but originally from Makueni which is in the Eastern side of Kenya. Makueni is an arid area and I grew up in this harsh environment. I managed to clear my primary and secondary education in spite of many hurdles and finally settled with my relatives in Nairobi in search of a better live.

My Business

After I relocated to Nairobi, I enrolled in training institute where I learnt dressmaking and general tailoring. Upon graduation and with help of family members, I started my own business where I make clothes for both sexes and also repair work. I have been in this business for 12 years now and I am glad that it has given me and my family a daily bread.

Project Proposal

I will use the money to replenish my stock of fabric. I used quite a bit of money from my business to send my children to school and this has depleted my stock. Given this money, I will be able to replenish my stock of fabric and other accessories.

I am optimistic that you will fund me once more since I need the money to put my business back on track.

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Project Info

Project Type

Pay It Forward

Disbursed amount

$103.44

Date disbursed

Aug 22, 2021

Cost to entrepreneur

Service fee: 5% of $103.44 = $5.17

Backers

Rahab Muriithi

Mombasa, Kenya

V

Victoria

United States

Uwumborgah Wisdom

Atebubu, Ghana

Carren Chepkorir

Eldoret, Kenya

Felicia Korang

Koforidua, Ghana

Dacosta Yaw Adu

Kumasi, Ghana

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Payments Forward

Amount returned to the platform for this project

$103.44

Pay It Forward Projects funded by William

$159 (18 Projects)

Projects funded by William's Pay It Forward recipients

$1,865 (64 Projects)

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