A loan of $500 helped to purchase a bundle of materials.

Mwanaharusi's story

Mwanaharusi is a married woman with three children, all of whom attend school. Her husband is a taxi driver and he contributes to meet the family's needs.

Mwanaharusi has been operating a tailoring business for the last year. She works from home and sews for schoolchildren and neighbors. Her major business challenge is seasonality. With her loan of 40,000 KES, she wants to purchase a bundle of materials. She hopes to be self-reliant so that she is able to live a better life in the future.

Mwanaharusi decided to join Kiva partner, Yehu, to get a loan to boost her business. She lives in a rental house with electricity and piped water. Her biggest monthly expenses are food and school fees.

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