Chizi is a married woman. She has 5 children. Her husband's name is Tsuma and he works as a farmer. Chizi operates a cereals-selling business and sells her goods in a shop. Her primary customers are passersby and neighbours. Chizi's other source of income includes her husband's income. Her highest monthly expense is food. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water.
Chizi will use the 50,000 KES loan to purchase sacks of rice and wheat flour. Chizi aspires to establish a wholesale shop in the future. She joined Yehu to access capital.
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.