Kazuki 58, is a married woman with nine children, all of whom attend school. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
For the past ten years, Kazuki has operated a green grocery business, selling retail to her neighbors and passersby. She faces a major challenge of high cost of transportation and price fluctuation in her place of operation. Kazuki dreams of expanding and establishing another business in the future.
With the Kshs 40,000 Kazuki wants to purchase sacks of green vegetables for sale. 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.