A loan of $325 helped to purchase bundles of wheat flour, maize flour, tea leaves, and cooking fat.


Habiba's story

Habiba is a married mother of four children, all of whom are adults. She owns a house that has electricity but no piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses is food for the family.

For over 18 years, she has operated an open-air food selling business, selling from her home to her neighbors and passersby. She faces a major challenge of seasonality in her place of business.

With the loan, she wants to purchase bundles of wheat flour, maize flour, tea leaves, and cooking fat. 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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