Hajiri is a married woman with three children, all of whom attend school. She owns a house that has electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
For the past two years, she has operated a clothes-selling business, selling from home to her neighbors and passersby. She faces a major challenge of competition from other clothes operators in the area. She dreams of establishing a wholesale clothes shop in the future.
With the KSHS 30,000, she wants to purchase bundles of clothes to sell. 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.