Update on MarthaMartha is taking out a new loan to invest in the start of a new business, selling fish. With this new loan she plans to buy a refrigerator.
Thanks for the previous loan, which transformed her living standards. Martha is grateful to Yehu and Kiva for the support she is getting from them. She says that she wants to be punctual in repaying her loans so as to be entrusted with more loans.
Previous Loan DetailsMartha is a mother of one child who is already enrolled in school. She has been selling charcoal for the past two years, selling at retail to the local residents and people in transit. Martha thinks of opening a charcoal depot in future. She lives in a rental house that has both electricity and… More from Martha's previous loan »
About Yehu Microfinance TrustThis 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.
Concurrent and Successive Loans
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid
- Repayment Term
- 14 months (Additional Information)
- Repayment Schedule
- Nov 16, 2012
- Nov 20, 2012
- Currency Exchange Loss:
- Jul 17, 2013
Photo from previous loan
Kiva allows our Field Partners to re-use the same photo for individual borrowers that have been posted on Kiva's website once before in a 24 month period, and we allow them to re-use group photos for up to 24 months, provided that 80% of the current group's membership is represented.
Taking, collecting, and uploading photos of borrowers is one of the most challenging elements of using Kiva for our Field Partners. In order to make Kiva easier for Field Partners to use, we have allowed them to post successive and concurrent loans without taking a new photo of the borrower if the criteria above are met.