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Mwanamkasi
Mwanamkasi is a married woman with four school-going children. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are school fees and food. For the past two years, she has operated a food stall business, preparing various foods such as rice, flat bread, and beans. She sells to her neighbors and passersby. She mentioned seasonality as her major challenge.

With the KES 10,000, Mwanamkasi wants to purchase wheat flour, rice, beans, cooking oil and charcoal for her business. She decided to join Yehu to access loans to boost 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
  • 865
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $42,991,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 86.3
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $125 helped Mwanamkasi to purchase wheat flour, rice, beans, cooking oil and charcoal for her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Dec 9, 2013
Listed
Jan 2, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jan 17, 2015