Margaret is a married woman with three school-going children. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
For the past two years, she has operated a shop kiosk business, selling to her neighbours and passersby. She dreams of establishing a wholesale shop in the future.
With the loan, she wants to purchase wheat flour, cooking oil, sweets, and groundnuts 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.