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Margaret is a 42-year-old lady from Katito region in the western part of Kenya. She is married and takes care of her family. She also takes care of five people in her family.

She sells fruits and vegetables, a business she has been doing for the last five years. She generates a monthly income of 10,000 KES. She is applying for her solar loan with VisionFund Kenya. This will help to provide energy in her home for lighting and other uses, such as charging the phone.

Her dream is to grow her business to support her family.

Additional Information

About VisionFund Kenya

VisionFund Kenya is dedicated to economically empowering its clients by providing financial services to improve living conditions of micro-entrepreneurs and their children across Kenya. VisionFund Kenya is the microfinance subsidiary of World Vision Kenya. Obtain more information on VisionFund Kenya from its website.

About Kenya

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 588
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $44,764,625
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 86.1
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $325 helped Margaret to purchase a solar panel (sunshine box).
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 7, 2014
Feb 7, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 26, 2015