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Hadija is single. She sells hardwood charcoal. At first she bought the charcoal already packaged, but she was able to expand her storage area. Now she buys bags to package the charcoal, and sells to small businesses in the zone.

She needs this loan to buy charcoal because she has an increasing number of customers and needs to increase her amount of charcoal to meet their demands.

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
  • 1022
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $43,117,850
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 86.8
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $300 helped Hadija to buy charcoal to sell to an increasing number of customers.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 28, 2013
Dec 4, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 25, 2014