Asha is a married mother of four school-going children. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees for the children.
She has operated a retail business for the past three years, selling household consumables like wheat flour and maize flour from home to her neighbors. She faces a challenge in her business of delayed payments by creditors, and she dreams of expanding to a wholesale shop in the future.
With the 40,000 KES loan, she wants to purchase bundles of wheat and maize flour and cooking fat.
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.