Nandzugu is a married woman who is 30 years old. She lives in a rental house that neither has electricity nor piped water. His greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
Nandzugu has operated a business selling firewood and charcoal to her neighbors and restaurant operators to use in cooking.
She cites the high cost of transportation as her major challenge in the business.
With the KES 30,000 she wants to purchase additional bundles of firewood and charcoal. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost her business.
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.