Esmil is a business woman who is very hardworking. She has three children; two in school and one is underage. She lives in her own house that neither has electricity nor piped water.
Esmil has operated a charcoal selling business for the past 2 years. Her potential clients are neighbours and passersby. She cites seasonality as her major challenge
With the KES 50,000, she wants to purchase twenty sacks of charcoal for resale. She decided to join Yehu to access financial support to improve 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.