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Supini
The mother of Firdaus, Supini, wants him to stay in school. But due to economic factors, she has concerns. The husband of Firdaus's mother works as a farmer with only seasonal work. His daily income is uncertain. It is only enough for food in everyday life. Through the student loan program of Kiva, Mrs. Supini hopes Firdaus can finish his studies at a vocational school. In the picture, Firdaus and his mother.

Firdaus is currently studying at the vocational school. He wants to be a reliable computer technician. With the student loan program of Kiva, he hopes to achieve his goals in order to help his parents and other relatives.

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More information about this loan

This loan is part of a YSBS vocational school loan program designed to help poor and low-income students. In the Cilacap region of Central Java, a significant number of students drop out of school following junior high because they can’t afford to continue. This loan product is designed to help these students attend senior high schools, which train them in specific vocations including accounting, farming, and fishing, and help them find jobs. This is a zero-interest loan, and students are expected to repay in monthly installments after they are employed.

Please be advised that this loan might carry a grace period while the student is in school that may result in a lengthy loan term. Please refer to the Repayment Schedule before making this loan.

About Yayasan Sosial Bina Sejahtera (YSBS)

Yayasan Sosial Bina Sejahtera (YSBS) is a non-governmental organization that has worked on poverty reduction, food security, gender issues, education, public health, and climate change in Central Java, Indonesia for over 40 years. Kiva lenders can fund tuition loans for students attending YSBS’ maritime academy and senior vocational high school to help them launch their careers, or enterprise loans for rural groups of women participating in the organization’s microfinance program.

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  • $4,458
    Average annual income
  • 51
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  • $4,477,325
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 9,474.0
    Indonesia Rupiahs (IDR) = $1 USD