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Total loan: $500
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Mwanamisi

Kenya
Likoni, Kenya / Fuel/Firewood

A loan of $500 helped to purchase 2 carts of firewood for resale.


Mwanamisi's story

Mwanamisi is a married woman. She has 3 children and all are enrolled in school. Mwanamisi operates a firewood selling business and sells her goods from home. She's worked in this business for 3 years. Her primary customers are her neighbors and passersby. She describes her greatest business challenge to be seasonality, and her highest monthly expenses are food and school fees. She owns a house that has electricity but no piped water. Mwanamisi will use the Kes 40,000 loan to purchase 2 carts of firewood for resale. Mwanamisi aspires to expand her business in the future. She joined Yehu because it offers quality financial services.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: January 31, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Yehu Microfinance Trust

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: January 31, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Yehu Microfinance Trust