Francis is a 30-year-old single man who owns a house with neither electricity nor piped water. His greatest monthly expense is food for himself.
Francis has operated a retail shop for the past 6 years; his potential clients are his neighbors. He faces a major challenge of transportation. He dreams of establishing a wholesale shop in the future.
With the Kshs 25,000 loan, he wants to purchase more stocks of maize flour, wheat flour, rice, beans and cooking oil for resale. 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.