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Total loan: $350
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Masika

Kenya
Samburu, Kenya / Food Stall

A loan of $350 helped to purchase groundnuts, sweets, soap, and wheat flour for resale.


Masika's story

Masika is married woman with three school-going children. She owns a house that neither has electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are school fees and food for the family.

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

With the loan, she wants to purchase groundnuts, sweets, soap, and wheat flour for resale. She decided to join Yehu to get financial support.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: April 30, 2014
Facilitated by Field Partner: Yehu Microfinance Trust

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: April 30, 2014
Facilitated by Field Partner: Yehu Microfinance Trust