A loan of $550 helped to purchase ten sacks of charcoal and vegetables like onions and tomatoes for resale.


Florence's story

Florence is a married woman with four school-going children. Her husband is a businessman who contributes to the provision of the family's basic needs. She lives in a rental house with electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food for her family and school fees for her children.

Florence has operated a charcoal selling business for the past three years; in addition, she operates a grocery. Her potential clients are her neighbors. She faces the major challenge of competition from other operators. She dreams of establishing a retail shop in the future.

With the Kshs 50,000 loan, she wants to purchase ten sacks of charcoal and vegetables like onions and tomatoes for resale. She decided to join Yehu to access funds and improve her living standards.



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