Michael is a 36-year-old single man. He operates a farming business and sells his products from home. He has worked in the business for 10 years. His primary customers are the villagers in his rural area. His greatest challenge is seasonality and his greatest monthly expense is food. Michael owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. He will use the KES 40,000 to purchase farm equipment and some seedlings. Michael aspires to open a new shop in the future. He joined Yehu for their low interest rates and good services.
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.