Saumu is a single lady who lives in a rental house with neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and water.
Saumu has operated a tailoring business for the past 3 years. Her potential clients are her neighbors. She faces a major challenge of theft. She aspires to expand her business in the future.
With the 12,500 KES loan, she wants to purchase fabrics and threads for her business. She decided to join Yehu Microfinance to get financial help in order to expand 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.