Kamwenga, 50, is married to Chiwaya who is a carpenter; they have school-aged children who are dependent on them.
Kamwenga has had a home-based grocery store for about three years. Aside from the usual grocery items she also sells fruits and vegetables that generate extra income. She’s requesting this loan to buy rice, sugar, flour and noodles at wholesale.
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.