Kadzo aged 28 years, is a married woman. She has five children, three of whom attend school. Kadzo owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
Kadzo has operated a fish selling business, selling from home to her neighbors and passersby. She faces stiff competition from other fish sellers in her business.
With the Kshs 20,000 loan she will purchase bundles of fish to resell. She decided to join Kiva partner Yehu in order 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.