A loan of $125 helped to buy gallons of kerosene for resale.


Fatuma's story

Fatuma, a 33-year-old mother of three children, lives in the company of her children and husband in the town of Msambweni. Three years ago, she decided to open a small business selling kerosene from her home.

Now requesting a 10,000 KES loan to buy more gallons of kerosene to resell, her goal is to open a retail shop in her home. Fatuma states that she’s very satisfied with the financial support from Kiva and Yehu.



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