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Umazi is a 44-year-old married woman who has seven children, five of whom are in school. She has 3 years of experience in poultry breeding. Her son helps her to breed poultry. She mostly keeps local chickens which are popular throughout the year. Demand for fresh poultry meat has risen and therefore she is requesting a loan amounting to Ksh 20,000 to purchase chicks and chicken feed.
Umazi would like to expand her business and purchase more poultry. This will be her first loan with Yehu and she hopes to repay her loan on time so that she can apply for another in order to achieve this goal.

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
  • 712
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $44,827,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 84.0
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Umazi to purchase chicks and chicken feed.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 19, 2012
Jul 22, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2013