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Mukijah is the mother of Cornelia. Mukijah's job is uncertain, depending on the crops and the weather. During the rainy season, Mukijah cannot work and does not get money. Currently, Mukijah is in need of money for school fees for Cornelia. Cornelia has one more year in school, but Mukijah is worried about an uncertain financial condition. Mukijah is applying to Kiva for a loan through the student loan program to cover the cost of Cornelia's school this year.

In the picture, Mukijah appears with her daughter, Cornelia.

Cornelia is currently in third grade at the vocational school, staying in school one more year to complete her studies. She hopes to complete the rest of the school year and quickly find work as a professional accountant in order to help ease the burden on her parents.

Additional Information

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.

About Indonesia

  • $4,458
    Average annual income
  • 46
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    Indonesia Loans Fundraising
  • $4,578,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 9,490.0
    Indonesia Rupiahs (IDR) = $1 USD
Paying Back - Currency Exchange Loss

This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $425 helped Mukijah to pay education fees at a vocational school.
81% repaid
Repayment Term
34 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 16, 2012
Aug 18, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss: