Chidunga is a married man with children, all of whom attend school. He lives in his own house that neither has electricity nor piped water. His greatest monthly expense is food for the family.
For the past six years, he has operated a retail shop business, selling from home to his neighbors and passersby. He faces a major challenge of seasonality in his business. He dreams of establishing a wholesale business in the future.
With the loan that he is requesting of Kshs 50,000, he wants to purchase stock of wheat flour, maize flour, beans and wheat for sale. 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.