Robert is a hardworking man who lives in the coastal region of Kenya. He lives in his own house that has neither electricity nor piped water.
Robert has operated a tea leaves selling business, selling from home to his neighbors and villagers. His greatest challenge is the high cost of transportation. With the 50,000 Kenyan shillings, he wants to purchase more sacks of tea leaves for resale. He dreams of expanding to a wholesale shop in the future.
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.