A loan of $125 helped to purchase more stock such as cooking oil, flour, sugar, tea leaves and sweets.


Stephen's story

Stephen K. M. is 24 years old, married to Faith Mutindi and does not have children. He has been running a retail shop in Tala town, making an income of 10,000 KES. He learned about Kiva partner, KADET, through group members registered with KADET, and he is applying for his first loan, which he will use to purchase more stock for the shop such as cooking oil, flour, sugar, tea leaves and sweets for resale. Stephen intends to use the anticipated profits to save and plow back into his business. In the future, he plans to grow his business and become stable financially.



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