A loan of $500 helped to purchase stock of sugar, rice, maize flour and wheat flour.


Mwanajuma's story

Mwanajuma is a married woman with four children, all of whom attend school. She lives at her own house that has electricity but no piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food.

She has operated a retail shop for the past eight years, selling household consumables like wheat flour, maize flour, and sugar. She faces a major challenge of seasonality in her business.

With the loan she is requesting, she wants to purchase stock of sugar, rice, maize flour and wheat flour. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost her business.


This loan is special because:

It finances small entrepreneurs in the Kenyan coastal region.



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