Peninnah is a married woman with four children. Three of her children are in school and one is underage. The family lives in their own house that has neither electricity nor piped water.
Peninnah sells fruits and coconuts. She cites transportation costs as a major challenge. She is requesting for a loan of 30,000 KES to purchase oranges, bananas and coconuts for resale.
Peninnah joined Yehu to get financial support.
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.