Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Emelda is a 33-year-old retail shop owner in Bamburi, Mombasa. She is single and a mother of one child.
Emelda has been running retail shop for the last two years and she is doing great. She was introduced to Kiva partner KADET and this is her second loan to finance her business. She plans to purchase stocks of rice, cooking oil, maize flour and washing powder for her shop. She will use the anticipated profit to repay her loan and educate her child.
Emelda hopes to have a happy family and a successful business.

Additional Information

About VisionFund Kenya

VisionFund Kenya is dedicated to economically empowering its clients by providing financial services to improve living conditions of micro-entrepreneurs and their children across Kenya. VisionFund Kenya is the microfinance subsidiary of World Vision Kenya. Obtain more information on VisionFund Kenya from its website.

About Kenya

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 1008
    View loans »
    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $43,148,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 83.5
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $725 helped Emelda to purchase stocks of rice, cooking oil, maize flour and washing powder.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 29, 2011
Dec 29, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 19, 2012