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Eunice is a married woman with five children: two boys and three girls, all of whom attend school. Her husband is employed and he contributes to his family's needs.

She has been operating her retail shop and a chemist shop for the last four years, selling to the neighboring community and passersby. With the 40,000 Kenyan shillings loan, she wants to purchase a bundle of maize flour, wheat flour, rice and medications for her chemist. She has no other source of income.

Eunice faces the major challenge of seasonality in her business. She hopes to expand her business in the future. She decided to work with Yehu so as to improve her business.

She rents a house with electricity and piped water. Her greatest monthly expenses are food and school fees.

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
  • 367
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $50,186,950
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 80.4
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Eunice to purchase a bundle of maize flour, wheat flour, rice and medications for her pharmacy.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 14, 2010
Aug 15, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 16, 2011