A loan of $500 helped to purchase stock of sugar, rice, maize flour, and wheat flour.


Amina's story

Amina is a married woman with two children, both of whom attend school. She owns a house that has electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food for the family.

She has operated a retail shop business for the past five years, selling household consumables like wheat flour, maize flour, and sugar. She faces a major challenge of seasonality in her place of business.

With the loan she is requesting, she wants to purchase stock of sugar, rice, maize flour, and wheat flour. 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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