Nanzugu is a married woman with five children, all of whom attend school. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food, shelter and medical bills.
For the past eight years, Nanzugu has operated a clothing selling business, selling in a shop to her neighbours and passersby. She faces the major challenge of competition in her place of operation. She dreams of establishing a boutique shop in the future.
With the the Kshs 50,000 loan, she wants to purchase bales of clothes for resale. 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.