Jane is a single lady who sells clothes from her home and dreams of opening a boutique in the future. She has been in this business for the past seven years, selling to local residents. The high cost of commodities is her major challenge. She identifies food as her greatest monthly expense. Jane owns a house that has electricity but no piped water. Her aim in joining Yehu was to get loans to expand her business.
With the loan, Jane intends to purchase bundles of clothes to sell.
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.