Boniface is married and has four children, all of whom attend school. He lives in his own home that doesn't have electricity or piped water. His greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
He has operated a grocery business for the past five years, selling at the market to market dwellers and passersby. He cites seasonality to be his major challenge, and dreams of expanding his business and establishing a restaurant in the future.
With the 30,000 KES loan, he will purchase sacks of green vegetables, tomatoes, potatoes, onions to sell. 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.