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Salome is 45 years old and from Nakuru, Kenya. She is not married but is blessed with four children aged 28, 25, 13 and 9 years old.

For 22 years she has run a business selling fruits and vegetables. To enable her buy more stocks of capsicum (bell peppers), gourgettes (zucchini), onions, tomatoes, oranges, bananas, mangoes and carrots to sell to her customers, she has applied for her third loan of 60,000 KES from Kadet Ltd., Kiva's field partner

Salome's monthly income right now is 30,000 KES and she intends to use profits from her expanded business to pay back her loan and to educate two of her children whom are still in school.

Her hope and dream is for both her business and family to be prosperous.

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About Kenya

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 706
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $44,827,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 84.9
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $725 helped Salome to buy a variety of fruits and vegetables to sell to her customers.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 9, 2013
Nov 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2014