Saumu is a widowed woman with two children, neither of whom is in school. She operates a meat goat business, which she has been running for one year now, selling at the market. She intends to purchase goats using the requested loan. Saumu owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her dream is to open a retail shop in the future. She joined Yehu to get loans to boost her business. The loan of 25,000 KES will enable her to purchase more goats.
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.