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Total loan: $350
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Samira

Kenya
Likoni, Kenya / Food Stall

A loan of $350 helped to purchase sweets, biscuits, bread, milk, soft drinks, beans and cooking oil for resale.


Samira's story

Samira is a married woman with three children, one in school and two adults. She owns a house that neither has electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.

For the past two years, she has operated a shop kiosk business, selling to her neighbours and passersby. She mentioned seasonality as her major challenge. Samira dreams of establishing a wholesale shop in the future.

With the Kshs 30,000 loan, she wants to purchase sweets, biscuits, bread, milk, soft drinks, beans and cooking oil for resale. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost her business



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: August 29, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Yehu Microfinance Trust

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: August 29, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Yehu Microfinance Trust