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Isaac

Update on Isaac

Isaac used the money from previous loans to buy fertilizer and seedlings for his farm.

Isaac has applied for his sixth loan from Vision Fund Kenya and will use the money to buy more seedlings and fertilizer for his farm. He is optimistic that his farm will do better after investing this loan.

He hopes to get a bigger loan in the future to improve his business.

Previous Loan Details

Isaac is 27 years old, married, and blessed with two children aged five and two years old. He is in a farming business in Ndunyu Njeru, which he has operated for 10 years, and has applied for fourth loan from Kadet Ltd after paying his previous loans on time to enable him buy fertilizer and se... More from Isaac's previous loan »

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.

Concurrent and Successive Loans

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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.

About Kenya

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 1016
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $40,873,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 86.8
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Isaac to buy fertilizer and seeds, and to pay for labor costs.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 23, 2014
Listed
Apr 29, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Nov 17, 2014
This photo was used before for a previous loan for Isaac. It was first posted on Kiva on Sep, 2013. Learn More