Silvanah is a widow with three children, one of whom still attends school. She owns a house that has electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
Silvanah has owned rental houses and a soap making business for the past ten years. Her potential customers are local neighbors. Silvanah's business challenge is delayed payments by tenants. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost her business.
Silvanah has requested this loan to purchase building materials, cement and sand to complete her rental houses. She decided to join 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.