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Mohamed

Update on Mohamed

He is a strong-spirited, hard-working man, who has spent his life working hard to provide the best that he can for his family. He is applying for this loan to buy livestock to raise, so that he can continue working and helping his family. He is very happy with the support provided by Yehu Microfinance and Kiva.

Previous Loan Details

Mohamed is an entrepreneur who has made progress in his goal thanks to his capacity for work and love for his family, which consists of his six children. He is the owner of a business through which he generates income for the family, managing his business of selling goat meat. Little by litt... More from Mohamed's previous loan »

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.

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
  • 979
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $40,863,900
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 87.8
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $300 helped Mohamed to purchase more livestock.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Feb 22, 2013
Listed
Feb 22, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Aug 17, 2014
This photo was used before for a previous loan for Mohamed. It was first posted on Kiva on Jul, 2012. Learn More