Noephita is married and has five children, all of whom go to school. She lives in a rental house that has electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are household consumables and school fees.
For over two years, she has operated a tailoring business, making garments for both men and women as well as curtains. She cites seasonality as her major challenge.
With the KES 50,000, she wants to purchase cloth material and sewing thread for her business. 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.