Riziki, age 54, is married and has three children between the ages of 9 and 28 years. She lives in a community in the town of Msambweni. She established her grocery store eight years ago. She sells grocery products like rice, sugar, beans, flour, basic grains, over-the-counter medicine, candy, condiments, and cleaning products.
Riziki has requested a loan of 20,000 KES to use it to buy bales of flour, basic grains, detergents, soft drinks, and instant goods. She hopes to increase her clientele and to generate more income. Her goal is to see her business flourish.
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.