Kadzo, 54, is married and has been blessed with seven children. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. She cites food as her greatest monthly expense.
Kadzo has operated a business selling liquor at the market to people in her community. She faces a major challenge of high cost of transportation.
With the 30,000 KES, she wants to diversify into fish sales. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to 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.