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Total loan: $625
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Milicent

Kenya
Kisauni, Kenya / Clothing Sales

A loan of $625 helped buy clothes.


Milicent's story

Milicent is a 37-year-old married woman. She has 3 children between the ages of 1 and 21 and 1 is enrolled in school. Her husband's name is Geoffrey and he works as a driver.

Milicent operates a clothes selling business and sells her goods from home. She's worked in this business for 5 years. Her primary customers are neighbours and passersby. Milicent's other source of income includes selling tea leaves. She describes her greatest business challenge to be seasonality and her highest monthly expense is school fees. She rents a house that has electricity but no piped water.

Milicent will use the KES 50,000 loan to purchase bundles of clothes for resale. Milicent aspires to expand her chicken house in the future. She joined Yehu because of its affordable interest rates.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: February 24, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Yehu Microfinance Trust

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: February 24, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Yehu Microfinance Trust