Donata is an entrepreneur who has made progress in her goal thanks to her capacity for work and love for her family, which consists of her husband and four children. She is the owner of a business managing the posho mill machine for grinding maize, which she began 10 years ago. Little by little, Donata has been able to expand her business and also farms fresh vegetables. She sells to a domestic market made up of her neighbors. The reason for which she is asking for a Kiva loan is to renovate her family's roof which was destroyed by strong winds, and to purchase fuel for running her posho mill machine. This is the groundwork for the success of her Kiva loan that has her enthused and dreaming.
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.