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Mwari
Mwari is married with six children, two of whom are in school. She owns a house that has neither electricity nor piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are school fees and food for the family.

For the past five years, she has operated a mat weaving business, selling from home to her neighbors and passersby. She faces a major challenge of seasonality in the business.

With the loan, she wants to purchase bundles of reeds and a tin of dye 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
  • 866
    View loans »
    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $42,991,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 87.8
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD
Ended with Loss - Currency Exchange Loss learn more
A loan of $575 helped Mwari to purchase bundles of reeds and a tin of dye for her business.
99% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jun 4, 2014
Listed
Jun 15, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jun 17, 2015