Lucas is a single man who lives at a rental house that has electricity, but not piped water. His greatest monthly expense is food for the family.
For the past 3 months, he has operated a retail shop business. He faces a major challenge of seasonality in his business. Lucas dreams of expanding to a wholesale shop in the future. He decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost his business.
With the 25,000 KES, he wants to purchase bundles of wheat flour, maize flour and sugar, rice and cooking fat oil.
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.