Hadija is a married woman with seven children. She owns a house that neither has electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food for the family and fees for her schooling children.
She operates a stall selliing grocery vegetables. She sells at the market to town dwellers and neighbors. She faces the business challenge of the high cost of transportation to her place of operation.
With the KES 15,000, she wants to purchase green vegetables, two crates of tomatoes, and onions 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.