A loan of $300 helped to purchase chemicals and hair conditioners for her beauty salon business.


Mwanapili's story

Mwanapili is a married woman with two children who attend school. She lives in her own house, which has no piped water but has electricity. She cites school fees and food being her great monthly expenses.

She has operated a beauty salon business for the past eight years. Her potential customers are her fellow neighbors and people at the market place. She dreams of earning more income and incorporating hairdressing skills in the future.

With the loan she wants to purchase chemicals and hair conditioners for her beauty salon business. She decided to join Yehu to get financial support to improve her business.


This loan is special because:

It finances small entrepreneurs in the Kenyan coastal region.



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