Total loan: $24,725


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UPPERHILL NAIROBI, Nairobi County, Kenya / Services

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A loan helped to provide clean drinking water access and employment in Nairobi, Kenya.

Kennedy's story

Kennedy is a businessman with experience in service enterprising. He is passionate about creating new opportunities and empowering young men and women in entrepreneurship. He is interested in setting up a Jibu water Franchise in Upperhill, Kenya. He will be a great influence in the market. Kennedy is hopeful that the impact to the society will be huge and interesting. This loan will fund all the necessary costs in establishing the franchise & ensuring its running, including storefront build-out, staff training, support overhead, and sourcing including shipping and installation of his Jibu water filtration unit. Jibu is a social enterprise pioneering a powerful new model that capitalizes and equips entrepreneurs in emerging market communities to own businesses that ensure access to basic human necessities, with water as an anchor product. Driven by a belief in the power of eye-to-eye partnership to unleash latent entrepreneurial talent, Jibu is transforming the challenge of addressing basic human needs into an expansive opportunity that allows thousands of entrepreneurs to build lasting solutions, one neighborhood at a time. The company’s vision is to train, finance, and grow a network of co-invested business owners like Kennedy, who will revolutionize the way critical resources are leveraged to develop essential infrastructure in emerging markets.