Anastasia is a married woman with five children. Her husband is a painter who contributes to the provision of the family's basic needs. She owns a house with electricity but no piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food for her family.
Anastasia has operated a retail shop for the past 30 years; her potential clients are the area locals. She faces a major challenge of lack of enough clients. She dreams of establishing a wholesale shop.
With the 50,000 KES loan, she wants to purchase more detergent, sugar, maize flour, and wheat flour for resale. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to expand 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.