A loan of $475 helped to purchase 10 sacks of charcoal for resale.


Jumwa's story

Jumwa is a widow. She lives in her own house that has electricity but not piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees. She operates a charcoal selling business, selling from home to her neighbours and passersby. She faces stiff competition from other charcoal operators in her area. With the Kshs 40,000 she wants to purchase 10 sacks of charcoal for resale. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost her business.



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