Bahati has three children and all of his children are enrolled in school. Bahati lives in a rental house that has electricity but no piped water.
He operates a graphics shop where he does printing and typing. He has been in this business for the last 14 years. Other sources of income include sales from farm produce.
He aspires to open a photo studio in the future. He joined Yehu to access some funds to boost his business. With the KES 50,000, he plans to purchase a printer and a typewriter.
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.