Elna is a married mother of one child who is still too young for school. She lives in a rented house that neither has electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is rental bills.
For more than one year, she has operated a vegetable stall business, selling from home to her neighbors and passersby. She faces the challenge of high cost of transportation in her business. She dreams of establishing a café business in the future.
With the Kshs 15,000 loan, she wants to purchase stock of green vegetables, tomatoes, potatoes and onions. 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.