A loan of $500 helped to purchase cloth fabrics and a new sewing machine for her business.


Beatrice's story

Beatrice is a 41-year-old married woman. She has 2 children, aged 3 and 12, both of whom are enrolled in school. Her husband Alex works as a businessman. Beatrice's highest monthly expenses are for food and school fees. She owns a house that has both electricity and piped water. Beatrice operates a tailoring business located at the market. Her primary customers are local residents and students. She has worked in this business for 7 years. Her other source of income is farming. She describes her greatest business challenge as seasonality. Beatrice will use the loan of 40,000 Kenyan shillings (KES) to purchase cloth fabrics and a new sewing machine for her business. She aspires to expand her business in the future and joined Yehu to access funds for expansion.



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