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Total loan: $375
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Saumu

Kenya
Tiribe, Kenya / Food Stall

A loan of $375 helped to purchase cooking fat, sugar, maize flour, and beans.


Saumu's story

Saumu is a single mother of four boys and three girls, three of whom are in school. She operates a food stall selling her goods at the market. She has been in this business for the last ten years. Saumu lives in her own house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food and school fees. Seasonality is her major challenge facing her business. Saumu dreams of opening a hotel. The loan will enable her to purchase cooking fat, sugar, maize flour, and beans.



Loan details

Loan length:

13 months
Disbursed date: May 10, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Yehu Microfinance Trust

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Loan details

Loan length:

13 months
Disbursed date: May 10, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Yehu Microfinance Trust