A loan of $500 helped to purchase more stocks of cashew nuts for resale.


Mariam's story

Mariam is a married woman. She has one child who is enrolled in school. Mariam operates a cashew nuts selling business and sells her goods from home. She has worked in this business for three years. Her primary customers are her neighbors and passersby. She describes her greatest business challenge to be seasonality. Her highest monthly expense is food for her family. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Mariam will use the KES 40,000 loan to purchase more stocks of cashew nuts for resale. She aspires to establish a retail shop in the future. She joined Yehu to acquire capital to expand her business.



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