Mwanasiti is still single and has no children. She owns a house, which has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food.
Mwanasiti has operated a clothes-selling business for the past two years. She sells at the market, to town dwellers, passersby and neighbors. She faces a major challenge of inflation, in her business.
With the KES 30,000 loan, she wants to purchase bales of clothes 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.