Kavumbi is a married woman. She has seven children, four of whom attend school and three who are underage. She owns a house that neither has electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food.
Kavumbi operates a cereal selling business, selling from home to her neighbors and passersby. She faces a major challenge of seasonality.
With the loan, she wants to purchase sacks of maize for resale. She joined Yehu to get financial support
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.