Abubakar is a married man with three children, two of whom attend school while one is too young for school. His wife is a businesswoman who contributes to the provision of the family's basic needs. Abubakar has a house with electricity and piped water. His greatest monthly expense is food for his family.
He has operated as a milk dealer for the past ten years. In addition, he owns a garage. His potential clients are the people from the town. He faces a major challenge of customers buying goods on credit and taking too long to pay back. He dreams of expanding his business.
With the Kshs 80,000 he wants to purchase milk and a compressor machine for his business. He decided to join Yehu because of easy accessibility of loan facilities.
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.