Linet is the married mother of one child attending school. She owns a house that has electricity, but no piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is school fees.
For the past four years, she has operated a business selling clothing; she sells at the market to her neighbors and passersby. Her major challenge is stiff competition. She dreams of expanding, and establishing a boutique business in the future.
She is requesting a loan of KES 20,000; she wants to purchase bales of clothing to sell.
She decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost her business and support her family.
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.