Munira is a married woman with five school going children. She owns a house that has electricity but not piped water. She has operated a firewood selling business for the past three years. She cites transportation costs as her major challenge.
With the loan, she wants to purchase more firewood for resale. 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.