Ezekiel is a married man with three children, all of whom attend school. He lives in a rental house that has electricity and piped water. His greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
For the past two years, he has operated a food café business, selling to his neighbors and passersby. He faces a major challenge of seasonality in his business. Ezekiel dreams of expanding his business to meet the client demand.
With the KES 20,000, he wants to purchase a stock of food, wheat flour, maize flour, cooking oil and rice. He decided to join Yehu because of the flexible products offered.
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.