Dzombo, 59, is a married man with four children; 30, 23, 3 and 2 years old. Two of these children are still in school. He lives in his own house that neither has electricity nor piped water. His greatest monthly expense is medication.
For the past seven years, he has been selling livestock to his customers at the market. Dzombo faces a major challenge of thieves. He dreams of operating a slaughter house where he would sell meat to the local butcheries.
With the KES 50,000 he wants to purchase three cows for sale. He decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost 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.