Alice, 38, is married and has no children. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food for the family.
For the past five years, Alice has operated a poultry selling business. She sells to her neighbors and passersby. Her major challenge in the poultry business is seasonality.
With the 50,000 KES, she wants to purchase chicks and chicken feed. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost her business and improve her standard of living.
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.