Abdalla is a married man with one child who is still too young for school. Abdalla lives in a rental house that has electricity and piped water. His greatest monthly expenses are food and rent bills.
He has operated a boda boda (motorcycle) business for the past 4 years. His potential customers are the passersby. In addition, he also operates a beer depot business, which contributes a lot to his monthly income. Abdalla faces a major challenge of seasonality in his business. He dreams of purchasing more than one motorcycle in the future.
With the 60,000 KES, he wants to purchase crates of beer and purchase motorcycle spare parts. He decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost his 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.