James is a 27-year-old married man. His wife's name is Gladys and she works as a shopkeeper. James operates a garage. He's worked in this business for four years. His primary customers are the local area residents. He describes his greatest business challenge to be seasonality; his highest monthly expense is food. He owns a house that has electricity but no piped water. James will use the 50,000 KES loan to purchase more motor vehicle spare parts for his business. James aspires to expanding his business in the future. He joined 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.