Dalu is 40 years old and married with six children, all of whom attend school. He owns a house that does not have electricity or piped water. His greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
For the past fourteen years, he has operated a retail shop business, selling household consumables to his neighbors and passersby. He faces a major challenge of high transportation costs and he dreams of establishing a real estate business in the future.
With the 80,000 KES he wants to purchase additional items for his shop, including wheat flour, maize flour, sugar, and beans. 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.