Mwainiki is a married woman with three children, all of whom attend school. She owns a house that has electricity but not piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are school fees and medical bills.
She operates a fresh water selling business, selling from home to her neighbors and passersby. She faces a major challenge of seasonality in her business.
With the Kshs 12,725 she wants to pay for her medical insurance coverage. She decided to work with 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.