Eggah is a married woman with two children, one of whom attends school and one is underage. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
For the past four years, she has operated a bookshop shop business selling various textbooks to her neighbours and passersby. She dreams of establishing a wholesale bookshop in the future.
With the Kshs 30,000, she wants to purchase more textbooks for her business.
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.