A loan of $600 helped to purchase more stocks of maize flour, wheat flour, cereals and soap for resale..


Hellen's story

Hellen is a married woman with five children one of whom attends school. Her husband is a pastor who contributes to the provision of the family's basic needs. She owns a house with electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food for her family.

Hellen has operated a retail shop for the past five years; in addition she also sells charcoal and runs a motorbike transportation business. Her potential clients are her neighbors. She faces a major challenge of seasonality. She dreams of expanding her businesses.

With the KES 50,000 she wants to purchase more stocks of maize flour, wheat flour, cereals and soap for resale. She decided to join Yehu to access funds to expand her businesses.



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