Magdaline is a widow with four children, all of whom attend school and are under her care. For over four years, she has operated a business selling clothes from her home and she also sells groceries to earn additional income. Magdaline's customers are her neighbors and passersby. She owns a house without electricity or running water and her major business challenge is seasonality. Magdaline decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost her business.
Magdaline is requesting a loan to purchase a bale of clothes and a sack of green vegetables including tomatoes and onions.
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.