Josephine, aged 32 years, lives in Samburu, Kenya. She owns a house that has electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
For over four years, she has operated a posho mill business for grinding maize for sale from home. She faces a major challenge of stiff competition in her business. Josephine dreams of expanding her business and establishing another business in the near future.
With the 50,000 KES, she wants to purchase water pipes and a water tank to install piped water to establish a water distribution business. Josephine joined Yehu to save and access loans.
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.