Anifa is a married woman who has no children. She has a well-stocked food pantry in her home from which she sells to her neighbors and occasional customers. She offers beverages, sugar, rice, baked goods and other basic household necessities. By stocking her business with her own vegetables, she is able to generate a better profit.
The loan she is requesting will be used to buy products in bulk, such as meat, beverages, canned goods and other items. With the end of the year approaching, she wants to increase her stock since prices go up during this time. She wants to continue offering affordable prices to her customers.
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.