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Kupha is a mother who owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water.

She operates a mat business at the market, selling to passersby and neighbours. She cited seasonality as her major challenge in the business.

With the Kshs 50,000 she wants to purchase weaving materials: palm leaves and needles. Her dream is to see her children get a better education and become important people in the society.

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
  • 854
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $42,924,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 85.6
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $600 helped Kupha to purchase weaving materials: palm leaves and needles.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 15, 2013
Nov 13, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2014