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Julias Mwangi
Julias is a mason. He works on the construction of stone houses at Kiganjo, a rural area which is near Thika town. He has been in the construction industry for the past three years. His business challenge is the low income which he gets paid. It is due to this challenge that he wants to start a grocery store and a shop.

He will use the proceeds of his loan of KES20,000 to buy home product goods in order to start a new business. Opening a shop and a grocery store will enable him to supplement his income and create a source of employment. His goal in life is to become a house building engineer. Julias is married and has two daughters. He describes himself as social, jovial, takes initiative and hard working.

About Kenya

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 534
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $49,761,875
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 75.4
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $275 helped Julias Mwangi to buy goods and vegetables in order to start a grocery store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 2, 2009
Dec 11, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 20, 2010