Amina is a married woman with one child, who is too young for school. She owns a house that has electricity but not piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is food.
For the past five years, Amina has operated a business of making fruit juices from home to sell. She faces the challenge of seasonality in fruits. She dreams of expanding her business to meet her customers’ needs.
With the KES 25,000 she wants to purchase fruits for making fruit juices to sell. 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.