Mose is 36 years old, and she is a divorced mother of two kids. Her children attend school. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. She has had a grocery store for one year. She started the business with her own savings. The income from this business now covers the household expenses, as well as school fees.
Mose is seeking a loan in order to buy noodles, flour, oil, herbs, cookies, candy and drinks, which are the top-selling items in her business. This will enable her to offer a greater variety of products to her customers, and allow for the possibility of increasing her income.
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.