Salma is a married woman with one child who attends school. She owns a house that has electricity but not piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is school fees for her child.
For the past four years, she has operated a clothes selling business, selling in a shop to her neighbors and passersby. She faces a major challenge in the high cost of license fees for the business. She dreams of establishing a boutique business in the future.
With the KES 80,000 she wants to purchase bundles of clothes for resale. 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.