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Update on Priscilla

Priscilla lives in Mombasa area of Coast Province, Kenya. She is a single mother of one.

She owns a mobile money transfer shop and has seen a great progress from the initial loan she received. She now plans to tap into the other forms of income-generating activities. She is applying for a loan of KES 62,650 to purchase a laptop, printer, and phone accessories.

Previous Loan Details

Priscilla lives in Changamwe, Kenya and operates a mobile money transfer shop. The business has been in operation for seven months. She is married and has one child who is in school. She learnt about Milango from her friend and decided to join the organization. Priscilla is applying for a loan ... More from Priscilla's previous loan »

Additional Information

Concurrent and Successive Loans

Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.

This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.

About Kenya

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 854
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $42,924,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 85.0
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $750 helped Priscilla to purchase a printer, laptop, and phone accesories.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 10, 2012
Oct 22, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2013
This photo was used before for a previous loan for Priscilla. It was first posted on Kiva on Nov, 2011. Learn More