The member is a salesperson who buys and sells fish. She has her own craft where she does her fishing. Her products are then sold in Kisauni and to other buyers in different towns.
Bahati has a partner and five children, all of whom attend school. Bahati is a very hardworking woman with good business references as she has a good return rate on her business. It is also a well-known microenterprise in town. She needs the loan to buy fishing equipment and sell what she catches. Bahati is committed to meet her payments on time as well as being responsible with the loan organization.
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.