Mwero is a married man with seven children, all of whom attend school. He owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water.
He has operated a retail shop business for the past twenty years, selling household consumables like wheat flour, maize flour, and sugar. He faces a major challenge of theft in his business.
With the loan he is requesting, he wants to purchase additional stocks of sugar, rice, maize flour and wheat flour. He decided to join Yehu to access loans in order 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.