Omari has two children between the ages of three months and two years. He operates a poultry business and sells his goods at the market. He owns a house that has no electricity or piped water. A goat-meat business is his side job. He describes high transport costs to be his major challenge, and food to be his greatest monthly expense. The loan of Ksh. 40,000 will be used to buy more chicks.
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.