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A loan of $825 helped to purchase twenty sacks of charcoal for resale.

Nzingo's story

Nzingo is a business woman who is very hardworking. She lives in her own house that neither has electricity nor piped water.

Nzingo has operated a charcoal selling business for the past 2 years. Her potential clients are neighbors and passersby. She dreams of establishing a wholesale shop in the future.

With the KES 70,000, she wants to purchase twenty sacks of charcoal for resale. She decided to join Yehu to access financial support to improve her business.

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