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Hafswa is a twenty-eight-year-old married woman who owns a house that has electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and clothing.

For the past two years, she has operated a business selling food from home to her neighbours and passersby. She faces a major challenge of competition from other food operators in the area. Hafswa dreams of expanding and employing more employees in the future.

With the KES 20,000 she wants to purchase bundles of wheat flour, sugar and rice. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost her business.

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
  • 792
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $43,847,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 82.8
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Hafswa to purchase bundles of wheat flour, sugar and rice.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 8, 2012
Apr 12, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 17, 2013