Noor is a married woman who lives at her own house; it has electricity but not piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food for the family.
For the past year, she has operated a beauty salon business. Her potential customers are the neighboring community members and town dwellers. She faces a major challenge of price fluctuation in the price of commodities in the market. She dreams of expanding her beauty salon business in the future.
With the KES 40,000 loan, she wants to purchase shampoo, relaxers, conditioners, weaves and braids. 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.