Mwanasha is a married woman with two children, both of whom attend school. She owns a house that has electricity but not piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is school fees.
For over ten years, she has been selling clothes from home. She sells to her neighbours and passersby. Mwanasha faces a major challenge in the high cost of transportation in her business. She hopes to sell wholesale in the future.
With the Kshs 20,000, she wants to purchase a bale of clothes for resale. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to improve her business.
About Yehu Microfinance Trust
This loan is administered by Yehu Microfinance Trust, which was founded in 1998 as a project of CHOICE Humanitarian Kenya. In July 2007, Yehu became a separate entity from CHOICE and was registered as a trust. Since then, Yehu has expanded to cover over half of Kenya’s 13 coastal districts.