Karim is a married man with one child who attends school. He owns a house that has neither electricity, nor piped water. His greatest monthly expense is food for the family.
For the past two years, he has operated a grocery business, selling by retail to his neighbours and passersby. He faces a major challenge of seasonality in her business. He dreams of expanding his business in the future.
With the KES 15,000 loan, he wants to purchase a sack of onions, tomatoes and green vegetables. 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.