Kabibi is 35 years old and married. She has three children, and she lives with them and with her husband in a peripheral neighborhood of Kaloleni, Kenya.
Kabibi has had a business selling food for three years. She sells a variety of foods. She has established her business in her house, where she tends to her customers and sells them the food that she prepares.
Kabibi is very well-known in the neighborhood, and she has her own customers. So far her customers are satisfied with the service she provides. She says that with the income she gets she helps her husband with the household expenses. She will use the loan to stock the supplies she needs to make the food. She will buy things like corn flour, meat, wheat flour, sugar, etc.
Her dream is to continue working in order to have financial solvency and to help her children finish their education.
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.