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Tatu M. is a divorced woman with six children, all of whom attend school. She lives in her own house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expense is school fees.

Tatu has operated a food stall for the past three years, selling to her neighbors and passersby. She cooks chapatti (flat bread), beans and rice for sale. Tatu has been able to provide for her children’s basic needs and education from her earnings.

Tatu decided to join Yehu to access funds to boost her business. With a loan of 20,000 KES she wants to purchase bundles of maize flour, wheat flour and sacks of beans.

Additional Information

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.

About Kenya

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 676
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $44,777,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 84.1
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Tatu to purchase bundles of maize flour, wheat flour and sacks of beans.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 18, 2011
Apr 15, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2012