Mohammed is a married man with two children, all of whom attend school. He lives in a rental house that has electricity and piped water. His greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.
He operates a cattle and goat meat selling business, and sells to the local residents at wholesale. In addition he sells fish which contributes as another source of income. Mohammed faces a major challenge of drought in his business. He hopes to open a butcher shop in the future.
Antony decided to join Yehu to get loans to improve his business. With the Kshs 80,000 he wants to purchase more cows and goats.
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.