Raheli is married to a husband who is a mason and has four children, all of whom attend school. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water.
Raheli has operated a business selling fish for the past ten years, selling from home to her neighbors. She faces the major challenge of seasonality in her business. With the loan she is requesting, she wants to purchase bundles of fish for resale. She dreams of expanding her business to earn more income in the future.
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.