Jackline is a married mother of four children, all of whom attend school. She lives in a rented house that has electricity but not piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is school fees.
For the past years, she has operated a detergent-selling business, selling from door-to-door to her neighbors and passersby. She faces a major challenge of delayed payments by creditors. She dreams of expanding and establishing a wholesale business in the future.
With the loan that she is requesting of KES 50,000, she wants to purchase 36 liters of detergents for resale. She decided to join Yehu 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.