Masika is a widowed woman who has been blessed with six children, one of whom is in school. She lives at her own house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food.
Masika has operated a charcoal selling business, selling from home to her neighbours and villagers. Her greatest monthly challenge is the high cost of transportation.
She is requesting a loan to purchase charcoal 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.