Bora is a married man. He has seven children and four are enrolled in school. His wife works as a farmer. Bora operates a goat meat business and sells his goods at the market. He has worked in this business for five years and was previously doing a farming only. His primary customers are customers for slaughter. Bora's other source of income includes farming. He describes his greatest business challenge to be stock shortage in the market and his highest monthly expense is food. He owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Bora will use the KES 50,000 loan to buy more cattle and goats to sell. Bora aspires to expand the business in the future. He joined Yehu because of the fast loan processing.
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.