A loan of $500 helped to purchase maize flour, rice, beans, cooking fat oil for resale.


Saumu's story

Saumu is married woman with three children, all of whom attend school. She owns a house that has electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is school fees.

For the past five years, she has operated a retail shop business, selling to her neighbors and passersby. She mentioned transportation as her major challenge in her business. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost her business.

With the funds she is requesting, she wants to purchase maize flour, rice, beans, cooking fat oil for resale.


This loan is special because:

It finances small entrepreneurs in the Kenyan coastal region.



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