Mary is married and has seven children. She lives in her own house that is without electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food for the family. For the past fifteen years, she has operated a poultry selling business. She sells to her neighbors and passersby. Her major challenge is the high cost of transportation to her place of operation.
With the 10,000 KES loan she wants to purchase chicks and poultry feed. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost her business and to improve her living standards.
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.