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Mukuche

Update on Mukuche

Mukuche appreciates his previous Kiva loan that he used to improve his living standards and expand his business and income. He has a motorcycle transport business.

Mukuche is requesting a 50,000 KES loan to purchase spare parts and repair his motorcycle. He thanks Yehu for their financial support.

Previous Loan Details

Mukuche is married and has four children, three of whom attend school He lives in the coastal region of Kenya. For the past four years, he has been operating a motorcycle taxi business in the rural area of Tiribe. Mukuche is requesting a loan, which he will use to buy spare parts and do gene... More from Mukuche's previous loan »

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.

Concurrent and Successive Loans

Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.

This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.

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About Kenya

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 617
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $40,262,550
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 86.9
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $600 helped Mukuche to purchase spare parts and repair his motorcycle.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Dec 19, 2013
Listed
Jan 6, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jan 17, 2015
This photo was used before for a previous loan for Mukuche. It was first posted on Kiva on Jan, 2013. Learn More