Mwamtsesi is married to a businesswoman and they own a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Their greatest monthly expense is food.
Mwamtsesi has operated a fresh water selling business for the past 2 years, selling from home to his neighbors. He faces the major challenge of seasonality in his business.
With the loan he is requesting, he wants to purchase a hand cart to aid in supplying water to his customers' homes. He dreams of expanding his business to earn more income in the future.
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.