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Total loan: $600
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Mwanamkasi

Kenya
Msambweni, Kenya / Fish Selling

A loan of $600 helped to buy fish, a frying pan, and cooking oil.


Mwanamkasi's story

Mwanamkasi has been selling seafood for approximately seven years. She started out working as a farmer but then decided to establish her own business selling fish. Mwanamkasi gradually grew her business and has built up a good clientele over many years. She wakes up at 6:00 A.M. and heads to the docks where the fishing boats arrive. She is a married woman with four grown children. With this loan, she wants to buy fish, a frying pan, and cooking oil. Among her goals are to grow her business, to have enough capital to start another business, and to have another source of income.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: September 28, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Yehu Microfinance Trust

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: September 28, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Yehu Microfinance Trust