A loan of $500 helped to purchase chemicals and hair conditioners for her beauty salon business.


Shani's story

Shani is a married woman with two children, both of whom attend school. She lives at her own house that has piped water and electricity. She cites school fees and food being her biggest monthly expenses.

She has operated a beauty salon business for the past 20 years. Her potential customers are her fellow neighbors and people at the marketplace. She dreams of earning more income and incorporating of 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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