Esmerelda Esau is a resident of Hawston and exudes enthusiasm and concern for her community. She has been operating her take-away and tuck-shop for 18 months; she has secured rented premises near the Hawston taxi rank and has a contract with the school to operate their tuck-shop. While the business is viable she has experienced problems with the reliability of electricity supply, which means that her operations are regularly disrupted. She has made the decision to move to gas fryers and needs the loan to purchase this equipment and to purchase additional stock to meet the demand. She also wants to obtain a card machine, as there are very few ATMs in the area and they regularly run out of cash.
“With a loan from Hermanus Siyakha I will be able to ensure that the business operates without interruption. My vision is to expand my present business and ultimately to open additional outlets that would employ other members of the community. Hawston suffers from high unemployment and I am concerned about the needs of the community.”
Total loan applied for R10000
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|Start Date||July 25, 2019|
|End Date||September 17, 2019|
|Time Remaining||The campaign ended 1 year, 10 months, 8 days, 3 hours, 37 minutes, 10 seconds ago|