Jenifer is a married woman and has four children. She lives in her own house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
For the past two years, she has operated a kiosk business. Her potential customers are passersby and neighbors. She faces a major challenge of price fluctuations of products in the market and transportation.
With the 50,000 KES she wants to purchase sacks of beans, bars of soap, cooking oil, and wheat flour. 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.