A loan of $625 helped to purchase wheat flour, maize flour, and cooking oil for retail shop.


Maritina's story

Maritina is a married woman with seven children, all of whom graduated from school. She owns a house that has electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food for the family.

She has been operating an M-pesa (mobile money transfer) services for the past three years. Her potential customers are neighbours and passersby. Maritina faces a major challenge of seasonality in her business. She hopes to open another business in the future.

With the Kshs 50,000, she wants to purchase bundles of wheat flour, maize flour, and cooking oil for her retail shop. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to improve her business.



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