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Juma

Kenya
Msambweni, Kenya / General Store

A loan of $600 helped to buy beans, rice, flour, sugar, salt, bread, detergents, soft drinks and dairy products for resale.


Juma's story

Juma, age 58, lives in the town of Msambweni. He lives with his wife and their four children. Four years ago, he decided to establish his own business, a grocery store, in order to generate greater income for the household.

He and his wife run the grocery store, and they wait on their customers all day. In order to keep his business stocked, he has decided to request a loan for 50,000 KES. He will buy beans, rice, flour, sugar, salt, bread, detergents, soft drinks and dairy products.

He has managed four loans from Yehu, counting this one. They have helped him increase his inventory and his clientele. His goal is to make his business grow more and to have it generate good income so that he can support his children’s education.



Loan details

Loan length:

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

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Loan details

Loan length:

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