Hendriether is a divorced woman with six children; four attend school, and two have already graduated from school. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
With the 20,000 Kenya shillings (KES) loan she is requesting she wants to start a vegetable stall business, and to purchase sacks of onions, cabbages, tomatoes, and oranges. She dreams of expanding her business to meet the demand of her customers in the future.
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.