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Rose is a 39-year-old single mother of 3 children with ages ranging from 5 to 12. She considers herself to be a visionary woman.

Rose operates a retail store where she sells sugar, rice, beans, maize, sodas and bread in a shopping centre. She has been in this business for 3 years. Before this she was involved in farming. She describes her biggest business challenges is inflation and seasonality.

Rose will use this KES 50,000 loan to purchase sugar and maize to sell at her store. She hopes to be able to expand her business to wholesale and to open retail shops in various towns one day in the future.

About Kenya

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 706
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $44,827,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 93.8
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Rose purchase sugar and maize.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 23, 2011
Sep 5, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 15, 2012