Emanuel is married, and has children. He has owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. His greatest monthly expense is school fees for his children.
He has operated a business selling fruit and vegetables; he sells to his neighbors and passersby. His major challenges are the high cost of transportation to his place of operation, and stiff competition.
With the Ksh 50,000 loan, he wants to purchase sacks of fruits and vegetables to sell.
He decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost his business, and improve his living standards.
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.