Anastasiah is a married woman with four children, one of whom is in school and the rest of whom are adults. Anastasiah owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food.
For the past five years, Anastasiah has operated a kiosk shop, selling to her neighbors and passersby. She mentioned seasonality as her major challenge. Anastasiah dreams of establishing a wholesale shop in the future.
With this KES 50,000 loan, she wants to purchase sweets, biscuits, bread, milk, soft drinks, rice, beans, and cooking oil for resale. Anastasiah 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.