Isaac is married and has two children, both of whom attend school. He lives in a rental house that has neither electricity nor piped water. His greatest monthly expense is school fees for his children.
For the past three years, he has operated a bodaboda (motorcycle) transport business. His potential customers are town dwellers. and he cites high cost of maintenance as his major challenge.
With the Kshs 20,000 he wants to purchase spare parts for his motorcycle. He joined Yehu to access loans to improve his living standard.
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.