Stocking retail shop with foodstuffs

Carren Chepkorir

Eldoret, Kenya

Funds disbursed

$0 to go

100% funded of $270 goal


days left



Carren Chepkorir

Member since

May 2021

On-time repayments

24 installments  •  83%

About Me

Hi, Thank you for supporting my journey and business, My name is Caren Chepkorir, most people call me Chep its a short form of Chepkorir. I am 25 years old, We are six children in the family, three are girls and three are boys, Am the second born. My mother passed on two years ago, My mother was a single mother, I had to work hand in hand with my elder brother to take care of the siblings, I started selling charcoal and potatoes to make ends meet, Its from the business that i gained interest to move out of the village and start a grocery business in town, Later on i secured a loan from a bank and started a shop. I also joined college where i took business management to gain knowledge on how to run and manage the business. When i had of zidisha i became anxious to join hopping to expand my knowledge and gain experience. I thank you all for support and my plan is to expand my shop and make more profit to sustain my siblings.

My Business

My business is to sell food stuffs and vegetables, I hope to secure the loan to expand my business and make more profit.
My business has grown since i started, with zidisha am sure i will manage to expand and also serve my customers demand.

Project Proposal

With the business operating I have been investing my profits on the business and also expanding the business with the loan I get from zidisha.
I have a plan to buy more stock due to demand, I will stock rice, sugar and flour.

My Videos

Jun 1, 2021: Carren zidisha member





Project Info

Project Type

Pay It Forward

Disbursed amount


Date disbursed

Nov 8, 2021

Cost to entrepreneur

Service fee: $20.25



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