Tiberius is a married man who rents a house that has electricity but not piped water. His greatest monthly expense is food for the family. He has operated his vegetable business for over six years, selling green vegetables wholesale to vegetable-stall operators. Tiberius faces the challenge of seasonality in his business. He hopes to purchase a pick-up truck to transport and distribute his vegetables. With the Kshs 15,000 he wants to purchase vegetables wholesale and resell them to retailers.
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.