Kuvuna is a married woman, who lives at her own house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and water.
For the past three years, she has operated an agricultural selling business, selling farm produce from her home to her neighbors and passersby. She faces a major challenge of disease outbreak, which leads to losses. She dreams of expanding her business to generate more income.
With the 20,000 KEs loan that she is requesting, she wants to purchase more seedlings and pesticides. She decided to join Yehu to access loans, in order 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.