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David is 27 years old, married, and has no children yet. He lives in the Shimoni neighborhood in the town of Msambweni, Kenya. He has a small business selling fish, and his wife works as a tailor in the same neighborhood. Both of them are devoted to their work so as to achieve a better future for themselves and for their anticipated children. David will invest his loan in buying more fish to increase his stock. His goal is to grow his business and soon he plans to open a retail shop so that he can continue supporting his partner. This is his first loan cycle with Yehu.

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
  • 707
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $44,827,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 85.2
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped David to buy more fish to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 26, 2012
Nov 6, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2013