Kobe is a widowed woman and has been blessed with seven kids who attend school. She lives at her own house that has electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
She operates a fish selling business, which has been operational for over 2 years. She mentioned seasonality as a challenge in the business and she dreams of becoming a wholesaler of fish in the future.
With the 50,000 KES she wants to purchase sacks of fish for resale. She joined 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.