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Gladys, a 53-year-old married mother of one from Thika, has a business of mixed crop farming. She is married to Patrick, who is also a farmer. Gladys earns a monthly income of KES 12,000 which she uses to support her family.

This will mark her first loan term with VisionFund Kenya after she was introduced by an existing client. She will use the loan to purchase poultry feeds and day-old chicks for rearing. Additional income created will allow her to improve her family's standard of living. In the future, Gladys would like to expand her farming land.

Gladys hopes to save money to further educate her son, who is still in secondary school.

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About Kenya

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 856
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $42,924,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 86.6
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,175 helped Gladys to purchase poultry feeds and day-old chicks for rearing.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 19, 2013
Dec 19, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 20, 2014