Fatuma is married and has two children, one is still young for school. They live in their own house, which has electricity but not piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
Fatuma operates a khangas (women wrap clothing) selling business, selling from home and door-to-door to her neighbours and passersby. She faces a major challenge of lack of capital to expand her business.
With this loan she is requesting of KES 50,000, Fatuma wants to purchase 2 bales of khangas 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.