Luvuno is a married woman and has been blessed with four children who are all adults. Together with her husband, they live in their own house that neither has electricity nor piped water.
She has operated a fish-selling business for over two years, selling from home to restaurant operators and passersby. She faces a major challenge of seasonality and perishability leading to losses.
With the KES 10,000 she wants to purchase bundles of fish for resale. She dreams of expanding her business and establishing another business in the near 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.