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Zuhura
Zuhura is married and has four children who are young and depend on her. She lives with her husband in Tiribe, Kenya.
Zuhura is an artisan who has been involved in weaving since she was very young. This gives her a good income. She learned the profession from her mother, who is also a weaver. Zuhura has been weaving for 3 years.
Zuhura says she has very good hands for handicrafts. She says that she sells her products in Tiribe and Mombasa. Her neighbors say she is responsible and hardworking, important values for making progress in life.
She is applying for the loan in order to purchase thread, needles, dyes and additional materials that are essential for weaving. She is thankful to Yehu Microfinance Trust for the opportunity it has given her.

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
  • 1014
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $43,094,450
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 85.7
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $600 helped Zuhura to purchase thread, needles, dyes and additional materials that are essential for weaving.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Feb 28, 2013
Listed
Mar 19, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Apr 16, 2014