Asha is a single woman who owns a house that has electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food, electricity, and clothing.
Asha operates a beauty salon business; her potential customers are neighbors and passersby. She faces a major challenge of competition from other beauty salon operators in the area. Asha dreams of establishing another beauty salon in the future.
With the Kshs 10,000 she wants to purchase cosmetics and hair weaves. 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.