A loan of $475 helped to purchase 30 sacks of charcoal to sell.


Sakina's story

Sakina is a married woman with five children, two of whom still attend school. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food for the family.

Sakina has operated a retail shop business for the past one year, selling at retail to her neighbors and passersby. Her major challenge in the business is seasonality. She dreams of expanding her business.

With the KSHS 40,000, she wants to start a charcoal business and purchase 30 sacks of charcoal to sell. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost her business.



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