Nyamvula is a widow with two children who are adults. She owns a house that neither has electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food.
Nyamvula operates a food making business, making staples like beans and chapati (flat bread) for sale to passersby and neighbours.
With this Kshs 50,000, Nyamvula wants to purchase food items, wheat flour, cooking oil, sugar and beans. She dreams of expanding her business to earn more income and establish a restaurant in the near future.
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.