Dzame is 42 years old and lives with her husband and their three children in a rental house. She has a cereal store and also sells to the local residents in their homes. She has been doing this for the last four years. She has gained lots of experience that has allowed her to maximize her profits. The business is in a small shopping center near where she lives and she is very well known because she has many customers due to the quality, good prices, and her excellent relationship with customers.
She is well known due to her friendliness, honesty, and because she is completely dedicated to her work. She is enterprising and has a great desire to get ahead. The demand for her goods has increased in recent weeks and she wants to take advantage of it and make a new investment so that she can comfortably serve her customers. She is therefore requesting a loan through Yehu Microfinance to buy sacks of maize, beans, and peas. She has a good repayment history and is very responsible. She is confident she will be able to get out of debt and will bring financial security to her home.
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.