Luvuno is a married woman with seven children who are all adults. Her husband is a businessman who contributes to the provision of the family's basic needs. She owns a house with neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food her family.
Luvuno has operated a tobacco selling business for the past thirty years. Her potential clients are her neighbors. She aspires to operate a retail shop.
With the 40,000 KES, Luvuno wants to purchase more stocks of tobacco for resale purposes. She decided to join Yehu Microfinance to access loan facilities.
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.