Mwanaisha is a widowed mother and has adult children. She lives in her own home with her family. Despite her advanced age, she has been engaged in operating her business selling cashew nuts. She sells at the market. Mwanaisha is a very hardworking old woman who is among the few who can strive to provide for themselves at her age. Thanks for her efforts. However, she tells us that her capital is not enough to expand her business, and that's why she turned to Yehu to request a loan so as to buy more stock of cashew nuts for resale. This way she will continue to cover her expenses. Her children also contribute to her livelihood.
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.