Fatuma, age 35, lives in her own house with her husband. They are blessed with four children, all still schooling. She sells food items including flat bread, beans and other major greens.
Fatuma has had the business for several years, and this has rewarded her with a lot of sales experience. This allows her to get better income. Her business is situated near homesteads, hence availability of customers. She has a lot of fixed customers who prefer her. This is because everything she sells is first quality at reasonable prices and because, most of all, she provides excellent service.
Fatuma is an enterprising woman with a great desire to get ahead and wants to expand her business and include soft drinks. This is why she has approached for a loan amounting to 15,000 KES. She is very responsible and assured that she will be able to repay the loan. She is confident that she will give her family a better quality of life.
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.