A loan of $300 helped to purchase perfumes, lipsticks and body lotions.


Miriam's story

Miriam is married with two children, both of whom attend school. She owns a house that has electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is school fees.

For the past three years, she has operated a cosmetic shop business, her potential customers being town dwellers and neighbors, especially women. She dreams of expanding her business to meet her family's basic needs. She mentioned transportation as a major challenge in her business.

With the loan that she is requesting, she wants to purchase perfumes, lipsticks and body lotions. 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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