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James is 61 years old, married and a father of five children. For the last three years, he has earned a living by renting rooms for residents of Malindi. He earns a monthly income of KES. 26,000 from the business.

James was introduced to KADET LTD by a credit officer, and is applying for his fourth loan. He has requested a loan of KES. 80,000 to repair his rental rooms for his business, with a view to making them more likable and appealing. James will use the profits made possible by this loan to pay school fees for his young children.

His goal for the future is to keep on growing the business by building more rooms so that he may improve the financial stability and living standards of his family.

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  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 723
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $43,788,975
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 85.8
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $950 helped James to repair his rental rooms, with a view to making them more likeable, so as to attract more customers.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 22, 2013
Mar 27, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 16, 2014