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Total loan: $475
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Fatuma

Kenya
Likoni, Kenya / Food Stall

A loan of $475 helped to purchase ground nuts, biscuits, bread, milk, rice, beans, and cooking oil.


Fatuma's story

Fatuma is a married woman with five children, all of whom attend school. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.

For the past five years, she has operated a shop/kiosk business, selling to her neighbors and passersby. She mentioned seasonality and theft as her major challenges. She dreams of establishing a wholesale shop in the future.

With the loan, she wants to purchase ground nuts, biscuits, bread, milk, rice, beans, and cooking oil. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost her business.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: April 16, 2014
Facilitated by Field Partner: Yehu Microfinance Trust

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: April 16, 2014
Facilitated by Field Partner: Yehu Microfinance Trust