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Charles is a 27-year-old married man with three children. He has been running a retail shop where he sells general merchandise such as soaps, sugar, rice, cooking oil, and maize flour. He also rents out residential houses to earn a living. Since he joined Faulu Kenya, he has been able to support his family, and his business has really grown. He has previously taken out two loans from Faulu Kenya and successfully paid. He has requested a loan of 80,000 KES to stock maize flour and cooking fat. He hopes to renovate his rental houses into modern houses in the future. He is determined to expand his shop into a wholesale shop.

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About Faulu Kenya

Faulu Kenya aims to empower Kenyans by providing relevant financial solutions. Faulu is a sustainable and profitable microfinance institution that offers savings and credit services to over 225,000 Kenyans. Faulu recently became the first MFI in Kenya to be licensed as a Deposit-Taking Micro-Finance Company, which will enable Faulu to better serve its clients.

About Kenya

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 877
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $43,075,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 76.7
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,050 helped Charles to buy maize flour and cooking fat.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 4, 2010
Mar 16, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 16, 2011