Mwanajuma is a resident of the town of Msambweni. She is 56 years old, widowed and has six children.
Mwanajuma is involved in buying and selling coconuts. In addition, she also sells paraffin. Both businesses are home-based. She has been involved in sales for two years.
Mwanajuma is requesting this loan to purchase more stock of coconuts for sale. Her goal is to buy a handcart and hire an employee to be supplying coconuts in the surrounding villages.
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.