Amina is a 42-year-old widowed woman with 2 children who attend school. She lives in a rental house with electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food for her family.
Amina has operated a nursery school for the past 10 years. In addition, she is also a tailor. Her potential clients are the local area villagers' children. She faces a major challenge of rent expenses for her school premises. She dreams of establishing a primary school.
With the Kshs 20,000 she wants to purchase more books, stationery, desks, tables and chairs for her school. She decided to join Yehu to access funds 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.