Ramadhan is a married man of three school-going children. He owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. His greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
Ramadhan has operated a retail shop business for two years. He sells household consumables like wheat flour and maize flour to neighbors. He faces a challenge of delayed payments by creditors in his business. Ramadhan dreams of expanding to a wholesale shop in the future.
With the loan of 50,000 KES, he wants to purchase bundles of wheat flour, maize flour and cooking 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.