Fatuma is a married woman with three children who attend school. She owns a house with electricity but no piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food for her family.
Fatuma has operated a business selling clothes for the past five years. Her potential clients are her neighbors. She faces a major challenge of competition from other operators. She dreams of establishing a boutique.
With the KSHS 50,000, she wants to purchase more bundles of clothes for resale. She decided to join Yehu to access funds to improve her living standards and 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.