A loan of $1,075 helped to purchase more sewing machines for his tailoring business.

John Mwangi's story

John, 41, is married to Joyce and has three children. John was introduced to Kiva partner Kadet through an existing client. He is applying for his first loan with Kadet. He has been operating a tailoring and dressmaking shop for the past 11 years. He also does small scale farming as another source of income. John intends to purchase more sewing machines for his business with this loan.

His hopes and dreams are to open a big clothing shop and stock a variety of materials which can attract more buyers. He describes himself as a hardworking business man.

About KADET:
The Kenya Agency for the Development of Enterprise and Technology (KADET) is dedicated to economically empower its clients by providing financial services to improve living conditions of micro-entrepreneurs and their children across Kenya. KADET is the microfinance subsidiary of World Vision Kenya. Obtain more information on KADET from the website: www.kadet.co.ke

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