A loan of $300 helped to purchase sacks of firewood for resale.


Asha's story

Asha is a married woman. She has four children, all of whom attend school. Asha owns a house that has electricity but no piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.

Asha has operated a firewood selling business, selling from home to her neighbors and passersby. She faces a stiff competition from other firewood operators in her business.

With the loan, she wants to purchase sacks of firewood for resale. 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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