Zubeda is a married woman with two children, both of whom attend school. She owns a house that has electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is school fees.
She operates a poultry business, selling in a little shop to her neighbours and passersby. In addition she also operates a boutique which contributes to her other source of income. Zubeda faces a major challenge of outbreaks of poultry diseases. She hopes to supply poultry to her customers wholesale in the future.
With the Kshs 60,000 she wants to pay school fees. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to educate her children.
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.