A loan of $500 helped to purchase a water tank and a pumping machine.

Shamsa's story

Shamsa is a happily married woman with a child who has already finished schooling and a husband who works as a coxswain. She owns a house with electricity and piped water.

Shamsa has been selling fresh water in a shop for over ten years, neighbors being her main customers. In addition she owns houses for rent as her other source of income. With the Kshs 40,000 loan, she wants to purchase a tank and a pumping machine. She cited machine breakdown and power Shortage as a major challenges in her business.

Shamsa hopes to invest in a hardware store some day. She decided to join Yehu because of its mission to provide sustainable financial services to rural social-economically-marginalized entrepreneurs.

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