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Miriam
Miriam is a hardworking and enterprising woman. She is a widowed mother of five children who go to school. She owns a house that neither has electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.

Miriam prepares dumplings using sugar, cooking oil, and wheat flour and sells them to neighbors and passersby. She cites seasonality as her major challenge. She also sells cashew nuts.

With the 20,000 KES she wants to purchase wheat flour, cashew nuts, sugar and cooking oil for her business. Miriam joined Yehu 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
  • 404
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $38,161,800
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 85.8
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Miriam to purchase wheat flour, cashew nuts, sugar and cooking oil for her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Disbursed:
Jan 28, 2014
Listed
Jan 24, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Feb 17, 2015