Mwinyi is a married man with six children who attend school. His wife is a businesswoman who contributes to the family income. He owns a house with neither electricity nor running water. His greatest monthly expense is food for his family.
Mwinyi has operated a retail shop for the past six months. His clients are casual workers from the local area. His major challenge is transporting his goods. He dreams of expanding his business.
With the Kshs 20,000 he wants to purchase more corn flour, wheat flour, sugar, and also chicks for his new poultry business. He decided to join Yehu to access funds to expand 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.