Bintiomari is a single woman with three school-going children. She has a house with piped water but no electricity. Her greatest monthly expense is food for her family.
She has operated a food stall for the past four years; in addition she owns a rental house. Her potential clients are the local area residents. She faces a major challenge of theft. She dreams of establishing a wholesale shop in the future.
With the KES 30,000, she wants to purchase vegetables for her stall and also renovate her rental house. She decided to join Yehu because it offers a flexible repayment period to its clients.
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.