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Total loan: $575
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Kavumbi

Kenya
Samburu, Kenya / Retail

A loan of $575 helped to purchase maize flour, rice, beans and cooking oil.


Kavumbi's story

Kavumbi is a married woman with four schoolgoing children. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.

For the past four years, she has operated a retail shop business, selling to her neighbors and passersby. She mentioned seasonality and price fluctuations as her major challenge. She dreams of establishing a wholesale shop in the future.

With the loan, she wants to purchase maize flour, 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: May 26, 2014
Facilitated by Field Partner: Yehu Microfinance Trust

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: May 26, 2014
Facilitated by Field Partner: Yehu Microfinance Trust