Kudura is a married woman with five children, four of which are in school and one who is underage. She owns a house that has electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
Kudura operates a food-making business, making staples like beans and chapati (flat bread) to sell to passersby and neighbors.
With the loan of 40,000 Kenyan shillings, she wants to purchase food items, wheat flour, cooking oil, sugar, charcoal 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.