Jangaa is a married man with two children, one of whom is enrolled in school. He lives in a rental house that has both electricity and piped water. He operates a bodaboda (motorcycle) and has a retail shop as his side business. His primary customers are the local residents, and he describes seasonality and competition as his major challenges. Jangaa dreams of opening a shop in future. He plans to use the Ksh 10,000 to add stock of wheat and maize flour to his kiosk.
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.