Joseph is a 24-year-old single man who operates a mobile phone repair business (Masswave Technicians) in Nairobi. He has been in this business for six years and describes his business environment as busy. He serves walk-in clients. Joseph is a member of the Kikwetu self-help group whose members guarantee each other's loans. They have guaranteed him to get a loan of 20,000 KES from Kiva partner, Faulu Kenya. Joseph intends to buy a computer with the loan. He desires to have a stable business and family in the future and describes himself as quiet, humble and hardworking.
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.