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Siaba is a single woman with one child who attends school. She lives in a rental house that has piped water but no electricity. She cites school fees and the cost of transportation as her highest expenses.

Siaba has operated a beauty salon business for the past three months. Her potential customers are women. She dreams of earning more income and building her own house in the future.

With the Kshs 20,000 she wants to purchase cosmetics for resale and an air conditioner for her shop. She decided to join Yehu to get financial support to improve her business.

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
  • 866
    View loans »
    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $43,028,475
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 84.1
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Siaba to purchase cosmetics for resale and an air conditioner for her shop.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 22, 2013
Apr 16, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2014