A loan of $500 helped to purchase sacks of charcoal for resale.


Mary's story

Mary is a married woman with two children, who graduated from school. She lives in a rental house that has electricity, but not piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is rent. She has operated a charcoal selling business for the past five years, selling from home to her neighbors and passersby.

Mary's major challenge in her business, is high cost of transportation. She dreams of expanding and doing a wholesale charcoal business in future. With the Kshs 40,000 loan, she wants to purchase sacks of charcoal for resale. She decided to join Yehu to gain access to loans that will help boost her business.



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