Annah is a divorced woman with seven children, all of whom graduated from school. They live in a house that they own. Their house does not have electricity or piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and clothing.
She has operated a business selling bananas at the market to her neighbors and passersby. Annah faces the major challenges of competition and the high cost of transportation in her business. She dreams of expanding her business in the future.
With the Kshs 20,000 she is requesting, she wants to purchase 20 sacks of bananas and pay for transportation costs. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost 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.