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Lizzy

Kenya
Kisauni, Kenya / Retail

A loan of $425 helped to purchase more coconuts.


Lizzy's story

Lizzy is a widow who has raised six grown children. Lizzy operates a coconut and plastic utensil business. She sells her goods from home. Her primary customers are neighbors and local residents. Lizzy's other source of income includes earnings from her adult children. She describes her greatest business challenge as the low demand during the rainy season. Her highest monthly expense is food. She owns a house that has both electricity and piped water.

Lizzy will use the 40,000 KES loan to purchase more coconuts. Lizzy aspires to continue growing her business and supporting her family in the future. She joined Yehu to access loans and expand her business.



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: October 13, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Yehu Microfinance Trust

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: October 13, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Yehu Microfinance Trust