Nelly operates a clothing sales business. Her husband is a retired employee of one of the private companies in the city. They have seven children, two of whom are in college. Nelly is applying for a loan she will use to buy wholesale supplies of new clothing. She says that buying in bulk is less expensive than buying clothing by the piece and gives her a wider selection. In the future, she wants to open a boutique.
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.