A loan of $600 helped to purchase sacks of charcoal for resale.


Kwekwe's story

Kwekwe, 58 years divorced, has been blessed with nine children all of whom are adults. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and clothing.

For the past three years, she has operated a charcoal selling business, selling charcoal to her neighbours. In addition she also operates a green grocery business, which earns her extra. She cites the high cost of transportation to be her major challenge in this.

With the Kshs 50,000 loan Kwekwe wants to purchase sacks of charcoal for resale. She joined Yehu to access loans to boost her business.



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