Mwari is married and has been blessed with two children. She owns a house that has electricity and piped water. She cites food and school fees for her children to be her major challenges.
She operates a fruit juice and fried potato business. She sells to her neighbors and town dwellers. She faces a major challenge of the high cost of transportation from the market to her place of operation.
With the Kshs 20,000 she wants to purchase sacks of fruits and potatoes to prepare for sale. 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.