Fatuma is married and has three children, two of whom are in school and one is underage. She lives in her own house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
Fatuma has operated a coconut selling business for the past 10 years, selling from home to her neighbours and passerby.
With the loan she is requesting she wants to purchase two sacks of coconuts to sell.
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.